Posts Tagged: Missile Defense
Will the next war for oil be in Africa?
In his swan song, the U.S. president is trying to twist a few last arms across the Atlantic.
By shooting a crippled spy satellite, the U.S. moved closer to weaponizing space, which could prove cataclysmic.
There is a growing number of campaigns that seek the withdrawal of U.S. foreign military bases. And they may just succeed.
The presidential candidates have all been tempted to embrace a new cold war with Russia.
The United States wants to establish bases in Poland and the Czech Republic -- over the objections of the citizens of those countries.
The West should be careful about alienating Putin.
Moscow and Washington are on a crash course over missile defense. Even Putin's surprise offer at the G8, columnist Frida Berrigan points out, will not likely avert collision.
More money does not equal more security.