Posts Tagged: military spending
If Trump is a Manchurian candidate, on whose behalf is he working?
In one video clip, a glimpse of the Trump team's plan to divide Europe, cozy up to right-wing dictatorships, and rally the extreme right.
The wars America is already fighting are going to cost trillions. The cost of the ones to come is almost incomprehensible.
No one expected Trump to be a peace president, but he seems bent on taking us to the verge of World War III.
Throwing money at the Pentagon while gutting other programs that protect Americans shouldn't make anyone feel safer.
Already Trump is super-charging U.S. militarism, gutting diplomacy, and punishing the victims of wars Washington started.
The brass asked for a report on eliminating waste. When investigators found some, the military buried it.
Problems with Turkey, Eastern Europe, and Donald Trump could tear the rickety alliance apart at the seams.
Some see Putin's Russia as a counterweight to U.S. global meddling. But Moscow is increasingly mimicking Washington's worst behavior.
Military contractors have shelled out over $1 million to the 2016 presidential candidates — including over $200,000 to Hillary Clinton alone.