Wednesday, February 17, 2016

The US military-industrial complex, a 'non-partisan' think tank and Sputnik

My two latest pieces for OpEdge.

We must guard against the acquisition of unwarranted influence, whether sought or unsought, by the military–industrial complex,”' US President Dwight D. Eisenhower said 55 years ago, warning of the “conjunction of an immense military establishment and a large arms industry.”
Well, Ike was right to warn us. And his farewell address was the first thing I thought of when I read the new report 'Propaganda in Orbit' by the 'non-partisan' US-based policy research institute, the Center for European Policy Analysis (CEPA)...

You can read the whole of the piece here- while here, you can read my new piece on 'Bombing Plagiarism' in Syria.

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