Posts Tagged: military spending
It’s hard to overstate the cost — in dollars and security — of our many wars. What do the candidates say?
A Pentagon plan for "semiautonomous" nuclear devices in Iraq, U.S. state media calling George Soros a "nonbelieving Jew," and other headlines you may have missed last year.
The U.S. military is creating an imaginary “space gap” to pour money into closing, wasting funds while increasing the risk of conflict.
By any measure, the War Powers Act has failed to constrain presidential warmaking. A simpler step would be to stop funding wars.
Major military contractors saw a stock surge from the U.S. assassination of an Iranian general. For CEOs, that means payday comes early.
We could easily fund health care for all by ending military boondoggles and fruitless wars. Here’s how.
The new secretary of defense, a former Raytheon lobbyist, won’t even pledge not to go back through the revolving door.
War and militarism are destroying the planet. But if we de-fund the Pentagon, we can save it.
Large majorities support arms control, curbs on military spending, and international institutions. The question is what they're willing to do about it.
Lockheed Martin's CEO took home $20 million while enlisted soldiers got just $20,000. Why? Because corporations have hijacked the military.