Abrams battle tanks from the US Army's 4th Infantry Division on rail cars as they arrive at the Gaiziunai railway station in Lithuania, Feb. 10, 2017.(AP/Mindaugas Kulbis)

Military Establishment Sees Budgets Blossom Despite Failure To Quash Terrorism

From the 2003 invasion of Iraq to current military action in Syria, the U.S.’ military-industrial machine is continuing to use the excuse of “fighting terrorism” to justify the growth of its budget and bureaucracy, despite evidence that their expansion has done little to stop terror groups.