Wednesday, January 26, 2022

Tag: U.S. Military

War pay

Here is what the coming boom years are likely to look like for the Pentagon, the arms makers, and their weaponry.

Mapping a world from hell

76 countries are now involved in Washington’s War on Terror.

F-35 jet program budget exceeds $406 billion, yet universal healthcare too...

Members of Congress say the U.S. is "too broke" to increase spending on programs that intend to improve education and healthcare, but $27 billion more could go to F-35 jet program.

Time to call out US militarism for what it is: The...

The evidence clearly shows that national security is far better achieved by intelligent diplomacy than by war.

Federal judge blocks enforcement of Trump’s transgender military ban

Yet another defeat for the Trump administration.

Victory at last!

In America’s wars, failure is the new success.

Can the Pentagon win when putsch comes to shove?

A rare pentagon “success” story.

America at war since 9/11

Reality or reality TV?

Will the generals follow the mad king’s command?

Trump is the mad king. And he is dangerous.

U.S. admits role in civilian deaths in Mosul

These elite attitudes toward ordinary Iraqis are probably more dangerous to the future of the country than a few mere terrorist attacks.

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