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WATCH: Bernie Sanders Holds Hearing on Pentagon 'Waste, Fraud, and Cost Overruns'

"The Pentagon remains the only agency in the federal government that cannot pass an independent audit. Not acceptable."

Jake Johnson, staff writer ·


With Afghanistan Withdrawal Underway, New Report Reveals Costs of Post-9/11 Wars for US Allies

"Americans do not fully understand, do not acknowledge, the sacrifices that allies made in Afghanistan," said the report's author.

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·


Why the Pentagon Budget Keeps Rising

Joe Biden's first 100 days were a Pentagon prize.

Mandy Smithberger ·


Biden Budget Would Send $1.3 Billion More to Israeli Military Than to Global Climate Programs: Analysis

A group of anti-war veterans said President Joe Biden's spending priorities indicate that he thinks "preserving apartheid is more important than fighting climate change."

Kenny Stancil, staff writer ·


Biden Deserves Praise for Going Big and Bold on the Economy. Let's Push Him to Go Bigger and Bolder

Our job is to make sure he understands where he falls short—so we can make maximum use of what may well be a once-in-a generation chance to build a truly equitable society.

Karen Dolan ·


Execs at Top Pentagon Contractors Raked in $276.5 Million Last Year, Analysis Finds

"Congress and the administration should take a closer look at these costs," says report lead author William D. Hartung, "with an eye towards reducing them and freeing up funds for other needed purposes."

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·


The Squad and Their Allies Should Unite to Block Biden’s Massive Military Budget

This is the moment to put a stop to runaway spending on war and the nuclear arsenal.

Medea Benjamin ·


In 'Huge Step Toward Justice,' Biden Cancels Trump Border Wall Projects Using Diverted Funds

"Now they must commit to restoring protected public lands and sacred sites, and tearing down sections of wall."

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·


Anti-War Group Releases Activist Guide to End Militarized Policing in US

"We must end state violence and knee-jerk militarism, wherever it occurs. Ending the 1033 program is a small but necessary step toward that."

Jenna McGuire, staff writer ·


American-Style War 'Til the End of Time?

War is peace, peace is war.

Tom Engelhardt ·