US Space Command’s First Big War Game Is Already Under Way

By Tom Roeder and The Gazette, -

A secretive war game that examines combat in space kicked off this week in Alabama. The Schriever War Game, bringing together several military commands, allies and the nation's intelligence [...]

The US Militarization Of Outerspace

Joshua Cho, -

The Wall Street Journal (5/10/19) published an excerpt from an upcoming book by CNN’s chief national security correspondent, Jim Sciutto, which claims that despite a “Star Wars–like space [...]

Countdown To “Full Spectrum Dominance”

By T.J. Coles, Counterpunch. -

The US is formally committed to dominating the world by the year 2020. With President Trump’s new Space Directive-4, the production of laser-armed fighter jets as possible precursors to space [...]

Darth Trump: From Space Force To Star Wars

By Karl Grossman, -

Beginning to fill in his declaration of last year about turning space into a war zone and establishing a U.S. Space Force, President Trump was at the Pentagon last week promoting a plan titled [...]

Turning Space Into A War Zone

By Karl Grossman, -

The Trump administration is pushing hard on its scheme to create a Space Force.  Last week Vice President Pence, chairman of a newly reconstituted National Space Council, in a speech at the [...]

Star Wars Redux: Trump’s Space Force

By Karl Grossman, -

If Donald Trump gets his way on formation of a Space Force, the heavens would become a war zone. Inevitably, there would be military conflict in space. The Outer Space Treaty of 1967 which [...]

Stop The Pentagon Takeover Of Space

By The Global Network Against Weapons and Nuclear Power in Space, Popular Resistance. -

Outer space is being taken over by the worlds military. In particular, the US Space Command’s “Vision for 2020” describes the goal of “Full Spectrum Dominance”: military superiority on land, at [...]

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 [...]