All news tagged with #US Military
USA 03/02/2018 0
The Iraq War: Fifteen Years Later
The most consequential disaster in recent US history.
USA 03/01/2018 0
America’s Cult of Violence Turns Deadly
We are caught in a vicious cycle.
USA 02/27/2018 0
Cindy Sheehan and the Women’s March on the Pentagon: A Movement, Not Just a Protest
Sheehan was taken aback by how some prominent organizers of the recent Women’s March were unwilling to express anti-war positions and argued for excluding the issue of peace entirely from the event and movement as a whole.
USA 02/26/2018 0
Whistling Past the Graveyard (of Empires)
A trip down memory lane, Pentagon-style
USA 02/24/2018 0
America Has Spent $5.6 Trillion on the War on Terror … and Counting
When it comes to America’s wars, more than 16 years later our generals are victorious. Not, of course, in the distant lands where those conflicts grind on unendingly, but in the one place that matters: Washington, D.C
USA 02/20/2018 0
Vietnam’s Lessons and the U.S. Culture of Violence
Back in October 2016 I wrote an analysis entitled “Natural Born Killers?
USA 02/19/2018 0
Is the Pentagon Endorsing Trump’s War on Democratic Institutions?
President Trump’s proposed military parade is the final test for the proverbial "adults in the room." So far, they are flunking.
Italy 02/19/2018 0
Drug Wars, Missing Money, and a Phantom $500 Million
Pentagon watchdog calls out two commands for financial malfeasance.
Ecuador 02/16/2018 0
Operation Pacific Eagle in the Philippines: Washington’s New Colonial War
Critics contend that Operation Pacific Eagle Philippines is aimed at strengthening Washington’s grip on the long-subjugated people of the Philippines, defeating a half-century leftist insurgency, and securing the country for the interests of U.S. multinational corporations.
USA 02/15/2018 0
WMD Claims in Syria Raise Concerns over U.S. Escalation
Following a well-established script, anonymous U.S. officials are making unsubstantiated claims about weapons of mass destruction – this time in Syria – and again the media is failing to ask tough questions.