As our climate crisis plays out in increased refugee flows and natural disasters, the government is still wasting money on ineffective, traditional military security.
In his address to Congress, Pope Francis talked about causes of war.
A new report connects U.S. military engagement and the threat of climate change.
Experts will discuss the military budget, job creation, and rebalancing our national security in an interactive dialog that will be broadcast across the country.
The root of the sexual assault crisis plaguing the military lies in militarism itself.
McCain's trip to Syria, his calls for US air strikes, and arming rebels with heavy weapons seem designed to counter Obama plan to negotiate with Russia.
In fact, sequestration will not "gut" our military. Sequestration will take our military budget back to the level it was in 2007, when we were still fighting two wars.
The co-director of the Institute's Foreign Policy In Focus project discussed the African conflict on the PBS NewsHour.
"We can make cuts to the military budget without compromising our national security. The Unified Security Budget shows how to cut Pentagon spending to the levels required by sequestration, but still invest in programs that strengthen national security." - Miriam Pemberton, Institute for Policy Studies
We can save $440 billion over a 10-year period without compromising national security.