According to the Pentagon, in just this first week of our “kinetic military action” in Libya, the military has already spent $550 million. Instead of acting in a kinetic military manner toward Libya, we could have spent that money on many great things here at home.
|By: Jon Walker Tuesday March 29, 2011 3:00 pm|
|By: Josh Mull Wednesday January 12, 2011 7:25 pm|
A poll by the Afghanistan Study Group shows majority of conservatives are turning against the war, prompting Grover Norquist to call for an antiwar coalition. But not everyone is happy about this.
|By: Josh Mull Thursday November 11, 2010 5:15 pm|
We all know how 11 dimensional chess works: President Obama claims he supports something easily acceptable and mainstream, like removing Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell or closing the illegal prison at Guantanamo Bay. His plan for doing so however, involves an ethereal, un-named bill making its way through both the House and Senate, which have almost [...]
|By: Robert Naiman Thursday September 30, 2010 5:10 pm|
The Washington Post dismisses concerns about the cost of the Afghanistan war on the grounds that it is less than 1% of US GDP. But the Post supports raising the Social Security normal retirement age, although the savings to the government from doing this would be less than 1% of US GDP.
|By: Josh Mull Friday August 27, 2010 4:25 pm|
War is not politics, it is violence – murder – on an enormous scale. It does not lead to democracy, security, or good governance, it leads to anger, humiliation, and above all else, more violence.
|By: Josh Mull Friday August 20, 2010 4:40 pm|
The propaganda tour has failed – 6 in 10 Americans want an end to the war in Afghanistan. Will Obama stick to his timeline, or will congress be forced to take drastic measures?
|By: Josh Mull Wednesday August 18, 2010 7:10 pm|
The ability for the United States to project power abroad – to protect its national security interests – is broken
|By: Josh Mull Monday August 16, 2010 6:30 pm|
If President Obama is too weak to preserve our civilian-military order, then Congress is obligated to enforce its Constitutional authority over the power of war.
|By: Josh Mull Wednesday August 11, 2010 5:10 pm|
Now is the time to rethink your position on the war in Afghanistan.
|By: Josh Mull Monday June 7, 2010 3:45 pm|
Even as the war in Afghanistan becomes America’s Longest War, there is an end in sight.