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Vicious Cycle: The Pentagon Creates Tech Giants and Then Buys Their Services
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Vicious Cycle: The Pentagon Creates Tech Giants and Then Buys Their Services
May 23, 2019

The US Department of Defense’s bloated budget, along with CIA venture capital, helped to create tech giants, including Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google and PayPal. The government then contracts those companies to help its military and intelligence operations. In doing so, it makes the tech giants even bigger.

Pentagon Lies About Training Airmen From Country Accused of War Crimes for Combat Missions
January 20, 2019

Newly released documents show that the U.S. has been secretly training airmen from the United Arab Emirates (UAE ), a major partner in the Saudi-led coalition that is waging war on the poorest nation in the Middle East.

Pentagon Lies About Training Airmen From Country Accused of War Crimes for Combat Missions
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Washington’s Backfiring Bombing
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Washington’s Backfiring Bombing
January 8, 2019

If your family has been shattered by bombs and rockets in a terrifying attack from the air, are you going to support the government that ordered such slaughter?

US Flies Recon Plane over Ukraine in Provocative ‘Warning’ to Russia
December 8, 2018

The Pentagon confirmed Thursday it conducted a provocative military reconnaissance flyover of Ukrainefollowing heightened tensions in the wake of the Nov. 25 Kerch Strait incident. 

US Flies Recon Plane over Ukraine in Provocative ‘Warning’ to Russia
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Countering Washington’s Confrontation
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Countering Washington’s Confrontation
November 23, 2018

Russia and China have had to develop advanced weapons to counter the menace patrolling and probing its borders, and these could be employed effectively in the event of US confrontation getting out of hand.

Stealth F-22s, F-35s and B-2s vs. North Korea: Who Wins in a War?
October 8, 2018

Any sort of attack on North Korea would be a gamble with the lives of thousands if not millions of South Korean and Japanese lives. As such, a diplomatic solution is far more preferable to a war than might end poorly.

Stealth F-22s, F-35s and B-2s vs. North Korea: Who Wins in a War?
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Has The Era Of Autonomous Warfare Finally Arrived?
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Has The Era Of Autonomous Warfare Finally Arrived?
September 22, 2018

The U.S. military announced the first ever successful unmanned aerial “kill” of another aircraft during a previously unreported training exercise… However, previous research has indicated that robotics/A.I. is not yet up to even the most basic ethical tasks, yet its role in weapons systems continues.

US FY 2019 Defense Budget Becomes Law
August 15, 2018

This is a defense budget of confrontation giving preference to pressure instead of negotiations and diplomacy.

US FY 2019 Defense Budget Becomes Law
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