Posts Tagged: military
From austerity to Al Nusra.
What can we do in Syria? Unfortunately, not much.
The Pentagon controls a huge collection of global military bases. The question is: Who is benefiting?
Developments on the Korean peninsula will almost certainly influence calculations made in Washington and Tehran.
In fact, sequestration will not "gut" our military. Sequestration will take our military budget back to the level it was in 2007, when we were still fighting two wars.
The co-director of the Institute's Foreign Policy In Focus project discussed the African conflict on the PBS NewsHour.
We can save $440 billion over a 10-year period without compromising national security.
Experts skeptical about aerospace industry study on military spending and jobs. "Defense contractors are notoriously bad jobs creators," said IPS Research Fellow Miriam Pemberton.
The Honduran military not only ousted a president. It has militarized society by elbowing aside the police.
Silence on the part of veterans is often a symptom of "moral injury."