Posts Tagged: U.S. Military Bases
As the human rights situation in the Philippines has deteriorated, U.S. military aid has ramped up.
The lumbering aircraft carrier known as the United States should be executing a pivot that lives up to its name: a shift from the martial to the pacific.
The Obama administration's "Pacific Pivot" is wreaking environmental havoc on the pristine ecosystems of the Asia-Pacific region.
It’s a critical time to support Japanese efforts to oppose Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s nationalist refashioning of his country.
Thomas Friedman once said the hidden hand of the market needs the hidden fist of the military. The TPP and the Obama administration's Pacific Pivot pack both.
The Pentagon is increasingly turning to Italy as a launching pad for the wars of today and tomorrow alike.
In the face of escalating repression, Honduran indigenous groups are standing against transnational plunder.
Indigenous activists in Honduras risk their lives to protect their lands from predatory "development."
The best thing the American Empire can do is prepare the world for its eventual collapse.
Even a conservative estimate of the true costs of garrisoning the globe comes to an annual total of about $170 billion--or maybe even more.