In 2015, the U.S. military budget was greater than the combined military budgets of the six highest spending nations. Though it is difficult to pinpoint where the money was spent, here are nine incidents showing where some of that money was squandered.
[DIGEST: CNBC, US News and World Report, NBC News, Fox News] The Pentagon reported today that two U.S. Navy boats were taken into Iranian custody around noon EST. Approximately ten U.S. crew members were on board. American officials have received assurances from Iran that the crew and the boats will be returned safely and without … Continued
Chinese scientists have discovered radar-defeating technology thin enough for use on fighter jets.
SECOND NEXUS PERSPECTIVES During the GOP debate/dogmatic jubilee earlier this month, Mike Huckabee (a.k.a. the other hate-mongering Presidential hopeful–not to be confused with the infamous Trump) seized an opportunity to pontificate about the military’s purpose; he did so, however, at the expense of transgender service members. According to Huckabee: “The purpose of the military is … Continued