Posts Tagged: Pentagon
The costs of war continue to rise in the Trump era.
These generals couldn't conquer Iraq or Afghanistan. But under Trump, they've conquered Washington.
The last near-century of American dominance was extraordinarily violent. Is it coming to an end?
With development assistance slashed, the face of U.S. diplomacy in the region will more often be wearing a uniform.
If Trump is a Manchurian candidate, on whose behalf is he working?
The wars America is already fighting are going to cost trillions. The cost of the ones to come is almost incomprehensible.
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.
It may not be long before there’s a military confrontation between the U.S. and what military officials call “a higher end threat,” presumably Russia or China.
Usually it just stovepipes influence from Wall Street to the government.