Tagged: military spending
Few Americans realize just how incredibly little our nation's wealthy now pay in taxes. Our grandparents seriously taxed the rich. Why can't we?
The hard-earned income taxes of ordinary citizens are paying for the bloated, unearned paychecks of bailout CEOs.
The United States should re-engage Latin America by turning the soon-defunct Guantánamo Bay prison into a medical center.
The Obama administration's preliminary budget figures show a modest course correction to our highly militarized foreign policy.
Will the economic crisis finally take a bite out of military spending, or serve as another rationale for maintaining the status quo?
The idea of letting the current Defense Secretary keep his job is a hotly debated topic these days. Here's an easy way to decide.
It is quintessential "Washington business as usual" that keeps the goal of rebalancing security resources always out of reach.
This new report offers a comprehensive proposal for re-balancing military, international engagement, and homeland security spending.
It’s called “defense" spending, but how much of it is actually about defense? Here’s how we could save billions, and still have billions left to make the U.S. and the world more secure.
A military threat to the United States? An economic powerhouse? More likely a Potemkin Village.