Tag: David Vine
David Vine: The Bases of War in the Middle EastNovember 2014
From Carter to the Islamic State, 35 years of building bases and sowing disaster in the Middle East
David Vine: The Italian JobOctober 2013
How the Italian peninsula became a major center of U.S. military power.
David Vine: Where Has All the Money Gone?May 2013
Contractors have raked in $385 billion to build and maintain military bases overseas. How much of the total is fraud?
David Vine: Picking Up a $170 Billion TabDecember 2012
How U.S. taxpayers are paying the Pentagon to occupy the planet.
David Vine: The Lily-Pad StrategyJuly 2012
The Pentagon's system of overseas bases is evolving, and a new model for warfare is evolving with it.