Issues / peace
The National Nuclear Security Agency within the Energy Department estimates it will need about $168 billion over 20 years to maintain the nuclear arsenal and refurbish the U.S. weapons complex.
In the last year of Chalmers Johnson's life, the deficit hawks' bluff got called.
U.S. aid to Israel should be given the same scrutiny as aid to Egypt.
The Wikileaks documents demonstrate that U.S. diplomacy is not being used to find alternatives to war, but rather pursued in the interests of illegal wars.
WikiLeaks performs a full body scan of the government, which doesn't want its "junk" touched.
IPS expert Phyllis Bennis says that with Hillary Clinton ordering spying on UN leaders, Bush style politics are still around.
Okinawans are going to the polls to register their opposition to a military base plan supported by both Tokyo and Washington.
Like Sarah Palin, China is suddenly everywhere.
U.S. military strategy in Northeast Asia is relying on ever more contributions from our allies.
In the wake of Chalmers Johnson's passing, we must carry on his crusade to dismantle the American empire.