Category: War / Peace
|August 25, 2014||Posted by Staff under Subsidies & Waste & Public Debt, War / Peace|
What’s $400 million here, $400 million there. Pretty soon it’s a real billion and more, all for weapons manufacturers, nobody else.
|August 7, 2014||Posted by Staff under War / Peace|
The Israel-Palestine war is not only about resources. But energy sources are already costly and growing scarce while alternatives lag.
|July 25, 2014||Posted by Staff under War / Peace|
One week before the plane crashed in Ukraine, Mike Whitney predicted another false flag to draw in Putin.
|July 2, 2014||Posted by Staff under Corruption, Subsidies & Waste & Public Debt, War / Peace|
Judges are just lawyers with immunity. They can rule in totally immoral or unethical ways and the law can’t touch’em.
|June 15, 2014||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, War / Peace|
If you’re not American, you might know that the US spends more money on war than all the other major nations combined.
|May 30, 2014||Posted by Staff under War / Peace|
When you think of torture, you used to think of long ago or far away but not of the good ol’ USA. Now must be the bad new days.
|May 27, 2014||Posted by Staff under Subsidies & Waste & Public Debt, War / Peace|
If you owned stock in or worked for a weaponeer, even if your pay is not blood money, it still comes from over-charging citizens.
|May 8, 2014||Posted by Staff under War / Peace|
It does not take much courage to threaten the helpless but it does take real courage to stand up to bullies.
|April 18, 2014||Posted by Staff under Corruption, War / Peace|
Putin’s Crimean adventure shifted the conversation off corruption; no one is likely to bring it up again anytime soon.
|April 9, 2014||Posted by Staff under Financial, Land Disputes, War / Peace|
Will any ordinary Ukrainian see one penny of that loan? But will all the regular Ukrainians have to pay back that loan?
|February 28, 2014||Posted by Staff under War / Peace|
A new report from the Institute for Economics and Peace calculates the cost of violence all around the world.
|January 29, 2014||Posted by Staff under War / Peace|
The Nobel committee has erred before; could they get it right this time? Is Edward deserving?
|December 27, 2013||Posted by Staff under The Progress Report, War / Peace|
If a poor, oil-rich Muslim country really threatens America, is a US attack really the best response? Or would something more legal be better?
|December 25, 2013||Posted by Staff under Holidays, War / Peace|
Contractors and the rest of the military/industrial complex are able to celebrate Christmas 365 days of the year, thanks to politics and apolitical citizens.
|December 23, 2013||Posted by Staff under War / Peace|
Harvard’s Joshua Greene on the evolution of morality—and why humanity may, objectively, be getting better in the long run.