Thursday, January 27, 2022

The War on Terror is a success — for terror

It began more than two decades ago. On September 20, 2001, President George W. Bush declared a “war on terror” and told a joint...

Pentagon projected to hand $407 billion to private military contractors this fiscal year

"Military spending involves a massive redistribution of wealth from the public to private sector."

FLASH! Pentagon fails audit! (again!)

The Washington money pit...

The Pentagon just got $778 billion, but USAID is running out of money for...

“Why is there more money for the military-industrial complex… at the same time the U.S. is refusing to spend the $25 billion needed to make enough additional vaccines to vaccinate the world?”

A mass-murdering regime dares to lecture the world on human rights

Washington is a criminal regime as its illegal wars and deliberate mass murder demonstrate beyond any doubt.

Talon Anvil, Task Force 9 and the terrible cost of the air offensive in...

Subsidizing militarism in search of monsters overseas seems more and more like the American way. With the new focus on near peer competitors like Russia and China, the dangers are only growing.

The Pentagon’s 20-year killing spree has always treated civilians as expendable

Overall, military spending accounts for about half of the federal government’s total discretionary spending -- while programs for helping instead of killing are on short rations for local, state and national government agencies.

Defenseless

We want a serious change in our federal spending priorities away from destruction to actual human needs.

NY Times: US hid true toll of air wars; Thousands of dead civilians, many...

Despite the Pentagon’s highly codified system for examining civilian casualties, pledges of transparency and accountability have given way to opacity and impunity.

War with Russia?

Here's what Washington, Moscow, and Kyiv can do to avoid the next world war.