January 31, 2018 | Backing down from nuclear war would make us a lot safer than piling more money into the Pentagon.
Articles by Miriam Pemberton
March 8, 2017 | Throwing money at the Pentagon while gutting other programs that protect Americans shouldn't make anyone feel safer.
February 8, 2017 | The president says he'll protect our interests against the boondoggle weapons makers. Don't believe him.
December 14, 2016 | The brass asked for a report on eliminating waste. When investigators found some, the military buried it.
February 9, 2016 | Back to a future we really need to leave behind.
February 4, 2015 | Congress shouldn’t let the Pentagon blast away its spending caps.
December 22, 2014 | The time to start planning an economic transition is now.
November 6, 2013 | Diplomatic breakthroughs have stalled the momentum toward a U.S. war in Syria.
December 12, 2012 | The pending budget deal must include long-overdue military spending cuts.
October 31, 2012 | Paul Ryan's spending plans call for slashing the money the State Department can use to protect diplomats.
September 10, 2012 | Even House Republicans can't stomach spending $17,000 on a helicopter drip pan.
January 9, 2012 | What happened to the idea of saving money?
February 21, 2011 | We should support the Egyptian miracle by cutting military aid and shifting it to support what will actually help Egyptians improve their standard of living.
November 29, 2010 | The U.S. military is beginning to see climate change as a security threat, but the government isn't making it a high enough priority.
October 4, 2010 | We should cut the military budget and use that money to fund our transition to a greener economy.