How The Pentagon Started Taking Ufos Seriously
User Clip: I’m aware of the threats, we don’t need more money for the Pentagon
(Sep 2021) Rep. Sara Jacobs (D-CA) talks about how service on the Armed Services and Foreign Affairs committees have made her well aware of the threats to our national security and that we don’t need a larger
Why the Pentagon can’t fully account for all its assets — in Afghanistan or anywhere else
(Sep 2021) Following the withdrawal of U.S. forces from Afghanistan, the media and other critics began asking questions about the volume of U.S.-made weapons and equipment left in the hands of the Taliban. One U
Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III Welcomes Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison to the Pentagon
(Sep 2021) Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III; Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison SECRETARY OF DEFENSE LLOYD J. AUSTIN III: Well, good morning, Mr. Prime Minister. It is, indeed, an honor to welcome
Harley-Davidson just built a new motorcycle and the Pentagon is missing out
(Sep 2021) The latest bike from Milwaukee is even better than the ones that made Harley-Davidson a military icon. I can imagine the scene as if I were there. Two American soldiers crest a rocky Mexican ridgeline
How the Pentagon copes with funding hiccups
(Sep 2021) The Government Accountability Office examines some of the Defense Department’s tactics to lessen the effects of inconsistent funding during continuing resolutions.
The decline in defense purchasing power and the transformation of the Pentagon into a social program
(Sep 2021) Why does the Pentagon struggle to actually get any increase in defense capability for all of the taxpayer money spent? The uncomfortable fact is that the defense budget has become predominately a
How Corporations Won the War on Terror
(Sep 2021) The political climate created by the Global War on Terror, or GWOT, as Bush administration officials quickly dubbed it, set the stage for humongous increases in the Pentagon budget. In the first year
Is The Pentagon’s Budget Too Big?
(Sep 2021) The U.S. defense budget is more than $700 billion dollars. How efficiently are those dollars being spent? Congress keeps appropriating more to the Pentagon. But some lawmakers say it’s time for a
Dismantle the Patriarchy – Cut the Pentagon Day #2
(Sep 2021) How is the Pentagon budget and abortion rights being under attack connected? In the words of Colleen Burke, “Militarism encompasses much more than just the armed forces of a state and their activities
Robert Gates Ran the Pentagon. Can He Help Save the N.C.A.A.?
(Sep 2021) The former defense secretary now leads a committee that could remake college sports — or, as often happens with the N.C.A.A., that has little to show after many meetings.