Military-Intelligence Candidates Win Four Democratic Congressional Nominations

By Patrick Martin, WSWS -

On Tuesday, candidates with links to the military or intelligence services won all four of the Democratic primary contests in which they were running. These results mark a significant advance in [...]

Victory Over Military Cop Convention

By Ann Garrison, Blackagendareport.com -

Militarization of the police intensified after the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) was folded into the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) on March 1, 2003, just a year and a half [...]

The Army Of The EU

By Will Podmore, Counterpunch.org -

The current president of the European Commission wants it. So did his predecessors. And now the whole EU is taking steps towards the creation of a unified European military, along with unified [...]

Manufacturing Consent for War as a Public-Private Partnership

By Nina Illingworth for NiniaIllingworth.com -

The terrifying truth in all of this is that western military, government, media and economic establishments have spent the better part of the past fifty years creating [...]

The United States: Addicted to Special Forces

By Belen Fernandez, Al Jazeera -

The Special Operations forces of the United States - currently 70,000-strong and thus larger than the regular militaries of many sizable countries - occupy a very special place in US national [...]

US AFRICOM Blacklists Reporter Nick Turse As “Not A Legitimate Journalist”

Journalist Nick Turse, who has reported extensively on US military operations in Africa, was recently told that he has been deemed “not a legitimate journalist” by AFRICOM, the US military [...]

The Polluter Is Not Paying

By H. Patricia Hynes, Portside.org -

Wars may end, bases may close, but our toxic military footprint remains as a poisonous legacy for future generations. My nephew, an Army veteran who spent most of his 20 plus years military [...]

Trump Calling Pentagon, Diplomats To Play Bigger Arms Sales Role

By Mike Stone and Matt Spetalnick, Reuters.com -

President Donald Trump is expected to announce a “whole of government” approach that will also ease export rules on U.S. military exports and give greater weight to the economic benefits for [...]

West Papuan Civilians In Danger Amid Indonesian Military Attacks

By Staff, freewestpapua.org -

By Staff of Free West Papua Campaign - The names of those injured were: Aser Magai (male) Guwanus Tabuni (male) Deka Anow (male) Dominus Dogomo (male), Melianus Kobogau (male). Unverified [...]

America’s Renegade Warfare Killing Civilians, Violating Law

By Nicolas J S Davies, www.consortiumnews.com -

By Nicolas J S Davies for Consortium News. Despite the U.N. Charter and international efforts to prevent war, people in countries afflicted by war today still face the kind of total war that [...]

Fetishizing Violence: Mass Shootings To Violent Uprisings

By Eleanor Goldfield, www.occupy.com -

By Eleanor Goldfield for Occupy.com. This week on Act Out! you may not want to politicize mass shootings but they – like everything else in this life – is already political. Adding on to last [...]

A Chapter In A Declining Empire

By Greg Godels (Zoltan Zigedy), -

BY Greg Godels (Zoltan Zigedy) for ZZs Blog. Those familiar with the history of Cold War US repression are not surprised by liberal complicity in the anti-Russia madness today. It should be no [...]

US Topping Polls Of ‘Greatest Threat To World Peace’

By Shane Quinn, www.theduran.com -

By Shane Quinn for the Duran. Last week Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro described the United States as, “the most criminal empire in the history of mankind”. Whether such a statement is true, [...]

The Hypocrisy Of The Bi-Partisan Congress On Militarism

By Ann Garrison, www.blackagendareport.com -

By Ann Garrison for Black Agenda Report - Supporters of the British Labour Party and its leader Jeremy Corbyn marched through London streets on Saturday, July 1st, from the BBC headquarters to [...]

Residents Block Construction Vehicles From THAAD Deployment Site

By Staff, www.zoominkorea.org -

By Staff for Zoom In Korea. At 8 am on March 29, construction vehicles attempted to drive through the village of Soseong-ri to enter the deployment site for the THAAD missile system. The vehicles [...]