Major US corporate cartels are reportedly geared to become the main beneficiaries of the so-called US-led coalition against the ISIL Takfiri terrorists.
As the U.S.-led airstrikes in Iraq and Syria continue, it remains unclear exactly how the mission against the Islamic State group will unfold. But what is evident already as strikes escalate is that U.S. defense companies are already cashing in.
Or it could just end up benefiting the US military industrial complex.
It is easier to fool people than to convince them that they have been fooled. – Mark Twain.
David Copperfield is a CIA Contractor?
Ever since the post-World War II grafting of the national-security apparatus onto America's governmental structure, the assumption of the Pentagon, the CIA, and the NSA has been that Americans who oppose national-security state policies and practic
A Pentagon program that distributes military surplus gear to local law enforcement allows even departments that the Justice Department has censured for civil rights violations to apply for and get lethal weaponry.
Pentagon film & TV liaison Philip Strub admits the Department of Defense maintains script control of blockbuster movies.
Hagel, Dempsey Offer Few Details, No Guarantees
It would appear that expansion of the "War on Terror" is less a foreign policy trajectory and more of a marketing tactic of the immense (and every expanding) military-industrial-intelligence complex and the corps of congressmen that act as sales
There aren't many circuit court decisions on violations of the Posse Comitatus Act, so the 9th Circuit's opinion in United States v. Dreyer was bound to catch someone's attention.
It works like this: America is tired of war and is cutting back on defense spending. This cuts the profits of the military-industrial complex. To pump up its bottom line, the arms industry pressures its lackeys in Congress to give grants to police d
A federal appeals court said the US Navy's scanning of the public's computers for images of child pornography constituted "a profound lack of regard for the important limitations on the role of the military in our civilian society."
Academi (formerly known as Blackwater), merges with Triple Canopy, Constellis Ltd., Strategic Social, Tidewater Global Services, and National Strategic Protective Services, operating out of Academi's facilities.
Justification of Secrecy Is Itself Secret
Former Vice President Dick Cheney met with House Republicans Tuesday morning after returning from their August recess, warning lawmakers about how grave the threat of Islamic State (ISIS) terrorists is.
Take note of their targeting of the FED's seal framed by the motto, "In God We Trust...But Serve Devil."
And oh yeah,...they're going to need it too, because Obama intends to send mercs, not troops, to Iraq almost exclusively.
In 1968, students at Columbia University staged a mass uprising, joining other college campuses in protesting not just the war in Vietnam, but their school's collaboration with the Institute for Defense Analysis,.......
Cashing In On The 'War On Terror' Cui Bono?
Russia invades, China bullies, Iran spins centrifuges, the Islamic State (a terrorist threat "beyond anything that we've seen," according to the defense secretary ) threatens ? and Washington slashes the military. Reason stares.
The Pentagon announced Wednesday the U.S. Army will be sending 200 paratroopers from the 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team to Ukraine.
It has been a busy week for US military planners.
That's what the neocons surely will tell you. "Murica must stand STRONG!" "We need to send MOAR TROOPS!"
A National Book Critics Circle Award finalist and national bestseller, the book goes back to the root causes of many of the current conflicts in the Middle East?to the years immediately preceding the First World War, the years during the war, and the
The past 100 years has seen the advent and spread of the disease with the highest death count of all time: the military industrial complex.
Author and historian Webster Tarpley exposes the Orwellian lie known as the "War On Terror" before Orwell's 1984 provides a glimpse into our own age.
The Pentagon wants next-generation armored vehicles that are more mobile, maneuverable and survivable ? but without more armor.
A new hypersonic weapon developed by the U.S. military exploded shortly after liftoff from an Alaska test facility during a long-awaited flight test early Monday, the Pentagon said.
Raytheon is one of the National Security Agency's biggest contractors. Early last year, in the wake of the Edward Snowden leaks, documents emerged providing details on "Perfect Citizen," a controversial program coordinated by Raytheon