Try as apologists in the mainstream media might, there’s no explanation that accounts for the huge amount that’s mysteriously gone missing.
Underfunding, lack of strategic planning and denialism are hindering the department's climate response.
The newly released National Defense Strategy offers a glimpse at how the Pentagon’s vision of future global policy manages to provide something for each of its services and their corporate backers.
The budget, if approved by lawmakers, would be a victory for congressional defense hawks.
2017's arms bonanza is likely to be no more than a down payment on even better days to come for the military-industrial complex.
Truthdig's editor in chief says the president is playing into the hands of the military-industrial complex by "jacking up the defense budget."
In mid-April, economist Michael Hudson told The Real News Network that global oil and mining industries and the U.S. State Department created Panama and Liberia for the express purpose of tax evasion.
War is hell. Unless, of course, you happen to be a global corporate peddler of rockets, drones, bombs and all the other hellish weaponry of military conflict.
Major defense contractors Raytheon, Oshkosh and Lockheed Martin assured investors at a conference in West Palm Beach, Fla, recently that they stand to profit from escalating conflicts in the Middle East, recently that they stand to profit from escalating conflicts in the Middle East.
On Friday, President Obama prepared to put the squeeze on Iran's international oil business as an oblique, but not ambiguous, means of pressuring Tehran about its nuclear program by laying the groundwork for more sanctions.