Tagged: military spending
The logic of military spending leads countries to effectively destroy their own property and burn down their own villages.
IPS Peace Economy Transitions director, Miriam Pemberton, will speak about the trends and implications of military spending during a discussion at the United Nation's headquarters.
He's right that “world’s policeman” is not a viable role for the U.S. to play. Eventually, someone with a bigger brain and a smaller ego will pick up this message, run with it, and win big at the polls.
IPS defense expert Miriam Pemberton explains that the United States military remains the most powerful on earth by far in this segment of Campaign for America's Future “Burning Issues” video series.
Hundreds of thousands of jobs are tied to the fortunes of Pentagon spending, but the People's Budget has the means to overcome this dependency.
Sanders would find plenty to get rid of in America's bloated defense budget.
The Obama administration's final Pentagon budget calls for quadrupling spending on efforts to counter Russia.
Our foreign policy is aggressive, parochial, and hard-hearted. Unless voters finally demand differently, our next president will be the same.
Washington is effectively subsidizing Pakistan’s nuclear arsenal — the fastest-growing in the world — even as the country drifts closer to China and Russia.
America's top ally in East Asia is bulking up its military, picking fights with its neighbors, and showing a blithe disregard for democracy.