Tagged: military spending
IPS' Karen Dolan addresses Prince George's County residents and policy makers for a dialogue and strategizing meeting.
Hearing on military spending, jobs, and the economy leaves out one side of the story, say experts.
The Pentagon is scrambling to protect its flank in these budget-cutting times.
There's nothing in Montgomery County's local, non-binding peace resolution about firing Lockheed's employees or tossing any corporations into the Potomac River.
One county dared to stand up to the military-industrial complex. The complex has fought back.
The supercommittee seems unlikely to make substantial military cuts and instead quite likely to cut spending for the other agencies under the "security spending" umbrella, even though the Pentagon gets the lion's share of that category's funding.
Ten years of war, 1802 U.S. military casualties, half a trillion dollars, and what do we have to show for it?
Aid to Israel dodges the austerity bullet.
With too many Iraqi deaths and too many tax dollars, it's still a "dumb war."
Thanks to clever PR teams, the murderous and thieving excesses of the Pentagon continue to be spun as sacrifices worth of our national security.