Posts Tagged: Military-industrial Complex
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?
This year's lowlights from world politics, the culture wars, and the military-industrial complex.
Pretending that everyone wants peace in Colombia ignores the long-term effects of militarism — and the fact that the war benefits many powerful interests, including in Washington.
Military contractors have shelled out over $1 million to the 2016 presidential candidates — including over $200,000 to Hillary Clinton alone.
Why has waste at the Pentagon been so hard to rein in? Simple: The military-industrial complex profits from waste.