Reviving the art of threat inflation
From testimony given in January at a Senate subcommittee hearing to examine spending within the Task Force for Business and Stability Operations, a division of the Department of Defense that…
William Bratton and the new police state
From a list of items available for purchase by local police departments through Department of Homeland Security grants.
Will the Air Force kill its most effective weapon?
The Pentagon’s losing battle against IEDs
George McGovern in New Hampshire, 1972. © Constantine Manos/Magnum Photos When President Franklin Roosevelt came into office in the depth of the Great Depression, he sought to stabilize and…