Tag Archives: world military expenditure

USA | Turning the U.S. into a failed state……

Increased military spending
More tax cuts for the rich
Expanding US military bases around the world
Empire grows abroad
and collapses at home

800 million jobs
will be
lost by 2030
due to robots

USA | Defense Stocks Soar on News of Trump Victory

In early trading, the new commander in chief’s promises to rebuild the American military are helping defense stocks buck the wider market plunge.

USA | Military Spending is the Capitalist World’s Fuel

It is common for activists to decry the enormous sums of money spent on the military. Any number of social programs, or schools, or other public benefits could instead be funded.

Sweden | World military spending resumes upward course, says SIPRI

World military expenditure totalled almost $1.7 trillion in 2015, an increase of 1 per cent in real terms from 2014, according to new figures from the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI). The data is being released to coincide with the start of the Stockholm Forum on Security and Development.