Nation Topics - Arms and Spending Proliferation
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When it comes to the Pentagon’s new spending budget, the answer is not more money.
Senators Carl Levin and James Inhofe’s call to send weapons into a war zone is a transparent ploy to provoke Russia.
Prime Minister Netanyahu promotes and sometimes manufactures an endless series of national security crises. The military and settlers win; everyone else loses.
Why you should expect more bombs to be dropped everywhere.
The presidential run-off this weekend and talks with the FARC are obscuring horrific violence in places like Buenaventura—and US multinationals are deeply implicated.
Despite the uproar over reductions to defense funding, less than 1 percent of the Pentagon's beefy $550 billion budget will be cut this year.
Re-purposing America's war machine.
But will weak protections against human rights abuses undermine the treaty’s intent?
Not once has Obama’s nominee voted to reject a defense budget.
Why are US taxpayers still forced to pay billions of dollars for US military bases?