Cosmic Capitalism: Why The US Wants To Dominate Outer Space

By Elliott Gabriel, -

WASHINGTON – What does the United States do when it’s faced with hegemonic decline, ascendant rivals, and an inability to use its massive military apparatus to turn the tide in favor of its own [...]

Trump Supports ‘Space Force’ For War-Making And Dominance In Space

By Dennis J Bernstein, -

Calls by Trump for a new ‘Space Force’ could further the potential of an armed showdown between US and foreign powers, such as China and Russia, reports Dennis J Bernstein in this interview with [...]

The Crash Of Cassini And The Nuclearization Of Space

By Karl Grossman, -

By Karl Grossman for Counter Punch - Despite protests around the world, the Cassini space probe—containing more deadly plutonium than had ever been used on a space device—was launched 20 years [...]

Report Back From Nordic Peace Tour

By Bruce Gagnon, -

By Bruce Gagnon of Global Network Against Weapons and Nuclear Power in Space. One of the big issues facing Denmark is the US pushing them to purchase the F-35 fighter plane that is getting lots [...]

Thoughts On Reclaiming Space As Resistance

By David Edwards, -

While our acts of resistance via catapulting our bodies into trees, in front of bulldozers, or onto the streets—screaming with dozens of others—does much to assert our ideology and desires in [...]

Rejecting The Rule Of Law

By Alice Slater, -

More than 5,000 satellites have been launched into orbit since the space age began[ii]. Today, eleven countries have space launch capability, with over sixty countries operating about 1,100 [...]