Each year, Congress approves hundreds of billions of dollars for the US defense budget—but the real number exceeds $1 trillion.
New documentary sheds light on Western propaganda campaign against Syria.
According to United States government documents, since 1998, the Office of the Inspector General has reported $21 Trillion in unaccounted for defense spending.
“The government seeks to shield itself from all inquiry into the process by which it acts as prosecutor, judge, jury, and executioner.”
According to a new report, the Department of Defense spent $250 million on Avon Protection Systems’ M53A1 gas masks.
The Pentagon has failed to properly manage and account for $2.1 billion worth of parts for Lockheed Martin’s F-35 fighter jets, a new government watchdog report reveals.
Los Angeles residents were unnerved after witnessing military helicopters flying in formation around downtown Los Angeles accompanied by loud explosions in the area, all part of an unannounced military exercise.
The US has been preparing to produce currently banned medium and short-range missiles for almost two years already, the Russian Defense Ministry revealed.
The US has 95% of the world’s foreign military bases, with personnel in more than 160 countries. But the Pentagon is leaving hundreds of outposts out of its official reports.
It goes far beyond the Hollywood soundstages and government entertainment liaison offices.
As the Pentagon continues to chuck billions of dollars into a seemingly bottomless pit with no oversight or audit, vital federal programs that help the poor, elderly, and disabled — not weapons contractors — continue to suffer massive cutbacks in resources and constant funding difficulties.
Since President Trump announced a new Afghan strategy last August and committed more troops to the country, the number of bombs dropped by the US coalition has surged dramatically.
Watching the Hawks’ Sean Stone delves into Hollywood’s decades-long shadowy partnership between the military intelligence industrial complex to influence public opinion and maintain control over the image of U.S. intelligence and armed forces as brave and heroic, imperialist wars as righteous and good, and Russia/Iran/North Korea as evil.
Google’s TensorFlow AI systems are being used by the US Department of Defense’s Project Maven, which was established in July last year to use machine learning and artificial intelligence to identify and analyze objects in the vast amount of footage captured by US drones.
In 2016, President Obama’s last year in office, the United States dropped 26,171 bombs in seven countries, the vast majority (24,287) targeting Syria and Iraq. That amounts to 72 bombs per day – three bombs per hour – every day for the entire year.