Tag Archives: Department of Defense

Over Two Decades, The Pentagon Has Lost $10 Trillion By
Over a mere two decades, the Pentagon lost track of a mind-numbing $10-trillion — that’s trillion, with a fat, taxpayer-funded “T” — and no one, not even the Department of Defense, really knows where it went or on what it...
Trump’s “Historic” DoD Budget Increase Implies Preparations for More War By
MINNEAPOLIS – Despite his statement that the U.S. “will have to do more with less” thanks to budget cuts across a slew of federal agencies and programs, the U.S. Department of Defense not only avoided a budget decrease, but netted a significant increase to its...
The US Military Machine Summed Up In An Infograph By
Trump’s budget for 2018, proposes cutting lots of stuff, from the EPA to the NEA and even small cuts at NASA.  One of the few departments that will not see any cuts was the US Department of Defense. In 2015, Politico estimated that there are 800 U.S. bases abroad. The...
Revealed: British Firms Paid $60 Billion By Obama’s Pentagon By
British companies have earned more than $60 billion from US military contracts since President Obama came to power eight years ago, a Bureau analysis of Pentagon spending has found. As the Bureau exclusively revealed on Sunday, controversial UK public relations firm...
Pentagon Using Private Contractors To Create Anti-ISIS Themed Fake News By
The Pentagon has hired private contractors to produce propaganda combating Islamic State’s “lies and deception” on social media, the Bureau has established. A Department of Defense official confirmed the digital warfare tactics in response to revelations by the Bureau...
How The US Military Is Preparing To Put Down An American Insurgency By
Washington, DC (TFC) – ANALYSIS :  One of the overriding questions when discussing an insurgency within the United States has always been the debate over how the military would respond. Those who hope for the military to break ranks and join the resistance will be disappointed....
Audit: Pentagon Cannot Account For $6.5 Trillion Dollars Is Taxpayer Money By
A new Department of Defense Inspector General’s report, released last week, has left Americans stunned at the jaw-dropping lack of accountability and oversight. The glaring report revealed the Pentagon couldn’t account for $6.5 trillion dollars worth of Army general...
The Obama Administration Just Gave Warmonger Henry Kissinger The Distinguished Public Service Award By
It’s a sick sad joke coming from the Nobel Peace Prize (for nothing) president who is bombing … wait, how many countries is Obama currently bombing again? Seven? Is anybody even keeping track anymore? Here’s everyone’s favorite humanitarian Henry Kissinger shaking...
Judge Criticizes Pentagon Suppression Of Thousands Of Bush-era Torture Photos By
A federal judge has sharply rebuked the Pentagon for the process by which it concealed hundreds of Bush-era photos showing US military personnel torturing detainees in Iraq and Afghanistan, suggesting Barack Obama may have to release even more graphic imagery of abuse. Alvin...
Recent US-Led Airstrikes Killed At 25 Iraqi Civilians By
At least a dozen civilians and possibly many more were killed Saturday during a U.S.-led air raid on the Iraqi city of Mosul, according to a monitoring group. Citing local news reports, Airwars, an organization that tracks civilians killed by airstrikes in Iraq and Syria,...