Rather than curbing the blatant conflicts inherent in the revolving door he previously criticized, the president is accelerating them.
America’s leaders, civilian and military, can't stop turning Middle East victories into defeats. So how do we get off this suicidal path?
“Undocumented bases are immune to oversight by the public and often even Congress,” says author David Vine about outposts kept off the books.
Patrick Shanahan will take over as acting secretary to cover the accelerated departure.
Try as apologists in the mainstream media might, there’s no explanation that accounts for the huge amount that’s mysteriously gone missing.
The U.N. and the U.S. Senate weigh in, but will their actions be enough to bring peace?
American militarism has gone off the rails—and this middling career officer should have seen it coming.
To climb out or sink in endlessly—that is the question.
Trump’s enthusiasm for a new branch of the U.S. military and the militarization of space has given new life to spectacularly bad ideas shelved years ago.