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There are sound reasons for believing that Chinese hypersonic missiles threaten nobody but the Chinese taxpayer
By Andrew Cockburn
Trillions of dollars have flowed through the Pentagon’s war budgets in the last two decades
Why should anyone buy Lockheed Martin’s deficient jet?
Party bosses appear to espouse the betrayal of their base as a core value
A short history
How the US military got rich from Afghanistan
The Pentagon’s overreaction to China’s new weapon tests
Putin’s secret weapon? The F-35
Democrat blues: the leadership fears and loathes the grassroots
Joe Biden’s fractious relationship with the truth
Thought-provoking commentary and opinion on politics, books and the arts.