In real life, plowing money into shiny fighter jets while Americans struggle and the climate burns makes us less safe.
The U.S. has relied for far too long on a false equation of military might and higher military spending with security.
This year, average taxpayers paid twice as much to corporate military contractors than to caring for all veterans combined.
Of every tax dollar the federal government collects, 26.5 cents goes to the Pentagon.
It’s time for some serious spring cleaning at the Pentagon.
Each year Conn Hallinan awards news stories and newsmakers that fall under the category of “Are you serious?”
A two-war strategy is like a two-car garage — you’ll own two cars sooner or later.
We can trim the Pentagon’s budget without sacrificing national security.
The United States failed to capitalize on a Peace Dividend. Now, with the economy in a rut and the globe heating up, we have a second chance to shift Pentagon funds to domestic needs with a Green Dividend.