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Trillions for Warplanes: The Case of the F-35

W.J. Astore

My latest article for TomDispatch.com focuses on the F-35 stealth fighter, which is estimated to cost $1.5 trillion over the life of the program.  1,395 more words

US Politics

Crossfire War - Israel Using US Airbases in Iraq for the Past Month - Pentagon

Crossfire War – Rapid Fire News=Tehran-Gaza-Damascus Watch-West Asia-North-Northeast Africa Theatre: Pentagon Has Allowed IAF to Use Airbases in Iraq to Practic Air Strikes on Iran… 17 more words

United States

Unused Militaries, by Fred Reed

Why the US cannot hope to win a conventional war against either Russia or China, much less an alliance of the two. From Fred Reed at… 2,250 more words

Governments

A Study in Infra-Red part 33 – The Ministry of Ungentlemanly Warfare

“That is not danger,” said
he . “It is inevitable destruction.
You stand in the way not merely of an individual, but of a mighty…
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Sherlock Holmes

The US Military-Industrial-Congressional-Intelligence-Media-Academe-Think-Tank (MICIMATT) complex has turned America into a nuclear armed “shithole”

 “Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired signifies, in the final sense, a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed. 9,656 more words