Posts Tagged: U.S. Military Bases
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.
As we enter a new period of postwar downsizing, a new BRAC can achieve substantial savings that Congress professes to crave.
Allegations of Agent Orange use are rekindling the anti-base movements in South Korea and Japan.
The case for shutting down not just the prison, but the military base where it sits.