Posts Tagged: Military Contractors
Some 8,000 U.S. contractors have died abroad since 9/11, compared to 7,000 U.S. troops.
Future combat, even if broadly directed from Washington, may be only vaguely “American.”
Philippine strongman Rodrigo Duterte is using the pandemic to crush his opposition — and the U.S. is poised to arm him to the teeth.
Trump’s blunders have placed us back on the path to a truly catastrophic war, with barricades of lies blocking every off-ramp.
Major military contractors saw a stock surge from the U.S. assassination of an Iranian general. For CEOs, that means payday comes early.
Lockheed Martin's CEO took home $20 million while enlisted soldiers got just $20,000. Why? Because corporations have hijacked the military.
No secretary of defense in recent memory has had such a long career in the arms industry and so little experience in government or the military.
Our leading weapons dealers have developed a business model that feeds on war, terrorism, chaos, political instability, and human rights violations.
This year, average taxpayers paid twice as much to corporate military contractors than on caring for all veterans combined.
The U.S. has taken aim at China and Russia for at least the last four administrations. Now, higher ups on all sides are warning of heightened tensions and war.