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The Pentagon’s overreaction to China’s new weapon tests

There are sound reasons for believing that Chinese hypersonic missiles threaten nobody but the Chinese taxpayer

By Andrew Cockburn


How the US military got rich from Afghanistan

Trillions of dollars have flowed through the Pentagon’s war budgets in the last two decades

By Andrew Cockburn


Putin’s secret weapon? The F-35

Why should anyone buy Lockheed Martin’s deficient jet?

By Andrew Cockburn


Democrat blues: the leadership fears and loathes the grassroots

Party bosses appear to espouse the betrayal of their base as a core value

By Andrew Cockburn

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