William D. Hartung / TomDispatchDec 16, 2019
The underlying trend of the Pentagon's budget has been ever onward and upward. We need to understand why if we're ever going to rein it in. Dig deeper ( 11 Min. Read )
William D. Hartung and Mandy Smithberger / TomDispatchSep 26, 2019
Defense Secretary Mark Esper’s promise to streamline the department's spending machine should be taken with more than the usual grain of salt. Dig deeper ( 10 Min. Read )
William Astore / TomDispatchSep 16, 2019
The Egyptians had pyramids. The Romans had roads, aqueducts, and coliseums. Americans have an absurdly expensive arsenal to fuel our forever wars. Dig deeper ( 9 Min. Read )
By Nia Harris, Cassandra Stimpson, and Ben Freeman / TomDispatchAug 14, 2019
Companies like Lockheed Martin, which receive taxpayer money, extoll their ability to create jobs while cutting them. Dig deeper ( 8 Min. Read )
Jacqueline Luqman / The Real News NetworkAug 6, 2019
"Bitten" author Kris Newby presents her case that the U.S. military has weaponized ticks and unleashed them on an unsuspecting public. Dig deeper ( 9 Min. Read )
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