Posts Tagged: Military-industrial Complex
The new secretary of defense, a former Raytheon lobbyist, won’t even pledge not to go back through the revolving door.
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.
The case of Jamal Khashoggi is just one of many reasons for the United States to distance itself from the Saudi regime.
Politicians and businesses want you to think questioning war disrespects veterans like me. They're wrong.
This year, average taxpayers paid twice as much to corporate military contractors than on caring for all veterans combined.
The late civil rights leader warned prophetically that the U.S. would be trapped in a series of overseas military entanglements while the gap between the rich and poor back home grew ever larger.
Under-reported stories from around the world on the military industrial complex, the global class war, and doomsday.
Half of Pentagon spending goes to contractors, the military budget is set to skyrocket, and the Trump administration is peddling arms all over the world.
Are Trump's stumbles a brilliant ploy to "deconstruct the state," a political performance, or actual incompetence?