Posts Tagged: military spending
The Pentagon is long overdue for an audit of its $555 billion budget, but Congress has failed to hold it accountable.
Good news: The Pentagon has a new report on the urgent challenge of global warming. Bad news: it's all about adapting to the coming changes rather than preventing them from happening.
With climate change upon us, it's time to bury the hatchet in one of the world's most volatile regions.
The House has voted to drastically cut programs that help military-dependent communities transition to a peace economy.
Despite the lip service given to democracy the world over, coups remain a popular last resort. Here's why.
China's increased military spending might not preclude its "peaceful rise," but Beijing isn't inspiring any confidence among its neighbors.
Costa Rican lawyer Roberto Zamora sued his government for supporting the Bush administration's illegal war in Iraq—and won.
Unless every nation ramps down military spending and invests in clean energy, we’ll all lose the next big war over the fate of the Earth without even firing a shot.
Driven by a rising China and arms exports from the United States, military spending in Asia is on the increase.
At 65, NATO should get off its new meds and act its age. It’s time for downsizing and memoir-writing, not hanky-panky in the east.