Posts Tagged: military spending
Over 130 events planned in 39 countries on Tuesday, April 17. Actions come as new global military spending data released by Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI). Action coincides with U.S. tax day.
As we get ready to give our taxes to the Pentagon, here's a three-part strategy for reducing global military spending.
In a recent speech at the Newseum, former Costa Rican president and Nobel Peace Prize winner Oscar Arias describes concrete ways of moving beyond our over-militarized world.
Asia is spending more on the military and selling more weapons to the world.
For some bizarre reason, U.S. observers expect the latest Chinese leader to suddenly tear off his clothes and reveal a Captain America suit underneath.
Can we close the Futenma U.S. Marine Base in Japan Without Constructing Additional Marine Bases in Okinawa?
The NATO intervention in Libya is likely to produce a more militarized and insecure world, and this will be its most enduring legacy.
What happened to the idea of saving money?
A study commissioned by the largest defense industry trade association says that military spending creates jobs. The facts, however, indicate otherwise.
Even if sequestration cuts across all military programs, this sort of ham-handed approach is safely doable.