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#Military spending

# military-spending - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

'Trump’s budget is easy to understand: he’s boosting the military, cutting everything else. Scary'

Donald Trump’s first official budget document reveals his militarisation plans at the expense of the environment and civil society, writes Julien Mercille.

# military-spending - Saturday 10 October, 2015

The most powerful militaries on earth ranked from 20 to 1

You probably won’t be surprised at the top three.

# military-spending - Tuesday 22 November, 2011

Massive spending cuts likely after US 'super-committee' collapses without deal

The bipartisan committee set up as part of the deal to avert a government shutdown as failed to reach a deal on cutting spending.