Pentagon Racks Up $35 Trillion In Accounting Changes In One Year

By Anthony Capaccio, Bloomberg.com -

The Pentagon made $35 trillion in accounting adjustments last year alone -- a total that’s larger than the entire U.S. economy and underscores the Defense Department’s continuing difficulty in [...]

Climate And War: Bill McKibben’s Deadly Miscalculation

By Luke Orsborne, Wrong Kind of Green. -

In late June 2019, author and founder of 350.org Bill McKibben produced an article for the New York Review of Books whose headline echoed a growing awareness of the significant role of US [...]

The War In Afghanistan Is A Fraud

By Lee Camp, Truthdig. -

Bombs have numbers. Humans have names. Our American military boasts a skill and passion for using numbers to turn names into yet more numbers. But these numbers have grown so gargantuan and out [...]

Pentagon Chiefs Say US Troops To Stay In Syria For Years

By Bill Van Auken, Wsws.org -

Barely two months after US President Donald Trump’s demagogic announcement that he was pulling US troops out of northeastern Syria to fulfill his campaign promise to bring a halt to Washington’s [...]

Lessons From Battling The Pentagon For Four Decades

By William D. Hartung, Tom Dispatch. -

I’ve been writing critiques of the Pentagon, the national security state, and America’s never-ending military overreach since at least 1979 -- in other words, virtually my entire working life. In [...]

Pentagon Alarmed Russia Is Gaining ‘Sympathy’ Among US Troops

By Tyler Durden, Zerohedge.com -

Remember when NATO bombed Belgrade back to the middle ages, invaded and occupied Iraq, started an eighteen-year long quagmire in Afghanistan, created anarchy in Libya, funded and armed al-Qaeda [...]

‘Highly Disturbing’ Pentagon Document Shows US Military Surveilling Groups Protesting Family Separation

By Jake Johnson, Commondreams.org -

The U.S. military is reportedly surveilling rights groups and activists engaged in peaceful protests against both President Donald Trump's border wall and the separation of migrant children from [...]

The First Step To Averting Climate Catastrophe

By Jodie Evans, Truthdig.com -

Here we are, a full three decades after NASA scientist James Hansen raised the specter of a looming climate crisis with Congress, looking at the first generation of severely impacted youth and [...]

Why Trump Is Facing Impeachment

By Roger Harris, Popular Resistance. -

Granted Trump may arguably be more corrupt than Biden. But that’s splitting hairs over which crook is more crooked. Bullying vassal states and “doing well by doing good” are indicators of finesse [...]

Major Media Bury Groundbreaking Studies Of Pentagon’s Massive Carbon Bootprint

By Joshua Cho, Fair.org -

Almost a decade later, Project Censored’s observations are still applicable, with two major studies published in June remaining buried by most major media outlets. The first study, “Pentagon Fuel [...]

October 11: March On The Pentagon To Rage Against The War Machine

By March on the Pentagon. -

March on the Pentagon invites all those outraged by the War Machine, U.S. imperialism, and endless wars to join us in Washington D.C. on October 11 and 12. From the mind boggling cost which [...]

The Pentagon Wants More Control Over The News. What Could Go Wrong?

By Matt Taibbi, Readersupportednews.org -

One of the Pentagon’s most secretive agencies, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), is developing “custom software that can unearth fakes hidden among more than 500,000 stories, [...]

We Can’t Confront Climate Change While Lavishly Funding The Pentagon

By JP Sottile, Truthout.org -

The Pentagon is staring down the barrel of what could become the longest, hottest war in U.S. history. This titanic clash pits the largest military the world has ever seen against an omnipresent [...]

The Navy’s War Vs. Bolton’s War

By Michael T. Klare, Tomdispatch.com -

The recent White House decision to speed the deployment of an aircraft carrier battle group and other military assets to the Persian Gulf has led many in Washington and elsewhere to assume that [...]

The Truth-Teller: From The Pentagon Papers To The Doomsday Machine

By Daniel Ellsberg, Countercurrents.org -

After graduating from Harvard with an economics degree and completing service in the US Marines, I worked as a military analyst at the RAND Corporation. In 1961, in that role, I went to Vietnam [...]