Category Archives: DEFENSE DEPARTMENT

Global Military Spending Hits High But Growth Slows

REUTERS The United States has increased its military spending by 81 percent since 2001 – according to Stockholm International Peace Research Institute Worldwide military spending edged up in 2010 to a record $1.6 trillion, a leading think-tank said on Monday. … Continue reading

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$1.2 Trillion: The Real U.S. National Security Budget No One Wants You to Know About

$1.2 Trillion: The Real U.S. National Security Budget No One Wants You to Know About, by Chris Hellman, Tomdispatch.com, Alternet, posted on March 1, 2011, printed on March 3, 2011 What if you went to a restaurant and found it … Continue reading

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