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Nick Turse, Italy 02/19/2018 0

Drug Wars, Missing Money, and a Phantom $500 Million

Pentagon watchdog calls out two commands for financial malfeasance.
Tom Engelhardt, USA 01/20/2018 0

Welcome to 2018: Another “Non-War Year” in Oblivious America

A "non-war year"? Tell that to the Afghans, the Iraqis, the Syrians, the Yemenis, the Somalis, or for that matter the parents of the four American Green Berets who died in Niger last October.
Emma Ashford, USA 01/03/2018 0

All I Want for Christmas…Is Information about U.S. Military Deployments

2017 has been a year of massive expansion for the Global War on Terror, but you could be forgiven for not noticing. In addition to the media focus on the ongoing chaos in the Trump White House, the Pentagon has consistently avoided disclosing where and who America’s armed forces are engaged in fighting until forced to do so.
Nick Turse, Italy 12/30/2017 0

Donald Trump’s First Year Sets Record for U.S. Special Ops: Elite Commandos Deployed to 149 Countries in 2017

“We don’t know exactly where we’re at in the world, militarily, and what we’re doing,” said Senator Lindsey Graham, a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, in October.
Paul Buchheit, USA 12/18/2017 0

Why Do They Hate Us? America Has Taken Nearly 70% of the World’s Wealth Gains Since 2012

America's super-rich are taking not only from their own nation, but also from the rest of the world.