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Economic crisis, deficit mania and war weariness have created political momentum for big cuts to military spending.
“The gift that keeps on giving” should have been the headline on the Pentagon’s decision to award the Boeing Co. a $35 billion defense contract last week.
Zealots are trying to turn the military into a religious army. Mikey Weinstein is fighting back.
What it means when Obama says we have the world’s finest fighting force.
What the WikiLeaks revelations tell us about how Washington runs Pakistan.
Under Obama, the American war dead have, it seems, like the war they are now fighting, generally gone into the dustbin of news coverage.
As prospects dim in Iraq, the Pentagon digs in deeper around the Middle East.
Even proponents of repeal assume that DADT only interferes with the ability of gay servicemembers to serve openly, leaving them to conduct their private lives in, well, private. We're wrong.
Sergeant Chuck Luther seeks justice after his torture at the hands of the US military.
If you thought our monster embassy in Afghanistan was going to be the end of it, consider that we're now set to stay in the country long after Obama's 2011 withdrawal deadline.
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