Tag: military spending
Mattea Kramer and Miriam Pemberton: Beating Swords Into Solar PanelsSeptember 2013
It’s time to re-purpose America’s war machine.
Cora Currier: Killing Military TransparencySeptember 2013
The Obama administration helped kill a push for transparency on military aid.
Jeremiah Goulka: Lockheed Martin’s Herculean Efforts to Profit From Defense SpendingMarch 2013
The Epic Story of the C-130.
Cora Currier: Cutting Through the Controversy about Indefinite Detention and the NDAADecember 2012
Everything you need to know about Congress and the NDAA.
Mattea Kramer: Four Spending Myths That Could Wreck Our WorldJuly 2012
How the deficit obsession has been distracting us from our country’s most pressing issues.
Robert Reich: America’s Biggest Jobs Program—The U.S. MilitaryAugust 2010
If we didn’t have the military jobs program, the U.S. unemployment rate would be over 11.5 percent today. But wouldn’t it be better to have a jobs program that created things we really need?