Posts Tagged: military spending
Obama will need to recast a foreign policy that has been weak or downright contradictory in standing up for the principles he himself has espoused
A team of experts recommend ways to rebalance our national security budget.
Activists in Albany County, New York are showing how to get the issue of runaway military spending on the national agenda.
In the foreign policy debates between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney, expect these issues to get short thrift.
Here's a proposal for putting the environment smack at the center of security, beginning with Asia.
Even House Republicans can't stomach spending $17,000 on a helicopter drip pan.
Here's a way to reduce the military budget without threatening national security.
Asia is currently in the middle of an unprecedented arms race that is sharpening tensions in the region and competing with efforts to address poverty and growing inequality.
Instead of dieting together, the Pentagon is trying to keep our NATO allies fat and unhappy.
The United States accounts for approximately 43 percent of all global military expenditures.