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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...
Former Bush Aid: U.S. Creating New Foes, Too Many To Handle By
MINNEAPOLIS – No empire has lasted forever. As history as shown, every imperialistic society has eventually succumbed to its own vices, be it misallocation of resources, concentration of wealth in the hands of a small elite minority or the overextension of its military. While...
Trump’s Proposed Budget Includes Whopping $54 Billion Increase In Defense Spending By
WASHINGTON (REPORT) — The White House says President Donald Trump’s upcoming budget will propose a whopping $54 billion increase in defense spending and impose corresponding cuts to domestic programs and foreign aid. The result is that Trump’s initial budget...
Kashmir & Palestine: Both Occupied, Both Victims Of The Military-Industrial Complex By
AUSTIN, Texas — Although their homelands are separated by almost 2,500 miles, Palestinians and Kashmiris share a struggle for liberation and the right to self-determination against occupying forces backed by the might of the American military-industrial complex. While...
Arms Industry Donating To Hawkish Clinton Over Incoherent Trump By
Employees of 25 of the nation’s largest defense companies—such as Lockheed Martin, General Dynamics, and Raytheon—are choosing to fill the coffers of Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton over those of her rival, GOP nominee Donald Trump. That’s...
In 1971, Ali Helped Expose the FBI’s Secret Murder Plots Of Activists And Antiwar Disinformation By
As the mainstream media praises Muhammad Ali for his boxing career and Parkinson’s while only glossing over his antiwar bravery, there are untold stories of how this amazing man changed the world. One of these such contributions manifested through a terrible loss during...
Neoliberal Think Tank Report Reveals ‘Blueprint’ For US Empire Under Hillary Clinton By
WASHINGTON — Some of the most powerful players in the military-industrial complex hope to earn big bucks under a possible Hillary Clinton presidency. That’s the conclusion some analysts are drawing from a report, “Extending American Power: Strategies to Expand...
US Pads Defense Industry Profits By Arming Both Sides In Conflict By
KITCHENER, Ontario — (Analysis) The United States has long billed itself as “the land of the free and the home of the brave.” This fairytale receives credence within the country’s own borders, as its lemming-like citizens place hand on heart, look at the waving...
Terror Profits — Arms Makers Rejoice As American Bombs Drop Faster Than They Can Make Them By
The United States is dropping bombs on people at such a furious rate, munitions manufacturers have been unable to keep up with demand. “We’re expending munitions faster than we can replenish them,” Gen. Mark Welsh said, according toan article in USA Today. With the...
Israel, Saudi Arabia, Defense And Oil Spent Nearly One Trillion Urging DC For More War In 2015 By
WASHINGTON — The defense industry spent millions lobbying the federal government last year, but they weren’t the only ones urging the country toward more war. Countries like Israel and Saudi Arabia, and even oil and computer industry representatives, also got in...