iOS app Android app

Entries by William Hartung from 07/2012

Beyond Nuclear Denial

| Posted 07.09.2012 | World

Now, on a planet still overstocked with city-busting, world-ending weaponry, in which almost 67 years have passed since a nuclear weapon was last used, the only nuke that Americans regularly hear about is one that doesn't exist: Iran's.

Pentagon Contractors and Congress: Defending Special Interests or Promoting the Public Interest?

| Posted 07.17.2012 | Politics

It is not surprising that Lockheed Martin and its allies want to keep the Pentagon gravy train running full speed ahead, but most taxpayers disagree.

McCain's Road Trip to Nowhere on Pentagon Spending

| Posted 07.30.2012 | Politics

The old John McCain had an independent streak, bucking his party on issues like campaign finance reform and fighting Pentagon pork. Unfortunately, the old John McCain is fading from view just when the country needs him most.