GOVERNMENT

Pentagon Spending on Drugs Soars

December 31, 2012 0

(AUSTIN AMERICAN-STATESMAN) Last year, the Pentagon spent more on pills, injections and vaccines than it did on Black Hawk helicopters, Abrams tanks, Hercules C-130 cargo planes and Patriot missiles — combined. Some of the prescription […]

GOVERNMENT

US Soldier Suicides Outnumber Combat Deaths In 2012

December 28, 2012 0

WASHINGTON (CBS DC) – American soldier suicides continue to outnumber combat-related deaths in 2012, and the trajectory for soldier suicides continues to get worse. Statistics released by the Department of the Army show that through […]

GOVERNMENT

Pentagon Prepares Military Operation in Mali

December 9, 2012 0

(Photo US Army) It’s only December, but it looks like the Pentagon has all planned out how they’ll spend a good part of 2013. US officials now claim that the Defense Department is busy preparing […]

GOVERNMENT

Pentagon Secretly Flying Drones in US Airspace

December 7, 2012 0

Thousands of pages detailing plans for the domestic use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), or drones, have been released by the Electronic Frontier Foundation. The San Francisco, California-based EFF published a trove of military and […]

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