From Swords to Ploughshares

The private interests thriving on continuous war preparation are thwarting progress towards a less militarized world.

It’s Time to Reduce Economic Dependence on Pentagon Spending

Defense-dependent communities need to start diversifying their economies now, before shifts in Pentagon spending leave them with few viable alternatives.

Tomgram: William Hartung, Republican Math and the Pentagon Budget

Over the course of the GOP primaries, Republican candidates have shown an unfortunate lack of mathematical knowledge with regards to the current state of Defense spending, voicing an interest in expanding an already excessive military budget.