US Military

Killer Robots: The War Over Artificial Intelligence

September 21, 2017

Artificial intelligence companies and other AI experts are urging the UN to ban the technology in weapons, but are they exaggerating the danger and threat for their own interests?

War Vet: Reenlistment Bonuses a Pittance Compared to the Billions Wasted in Iraq

October 26, 2016

War profiteers and high ranking military officials have never been held accountable for the mismanagement of funds spent on an illegal occupation, says Mike Prysner (Update: The Pentagon is no longer recollecting reenlistment bonuses)

Hagel Resigns – A Look at His Record

November 24, 2014

IPS fellow Phyllis Bennis and Just Foreign Policy’s Robert Naiman discuss Hagel’s actions on Afghanistan, ISIS, and the Pentagon budget

Do U.S. Soldiers Have Restricted First Amendment Rights?

June 11, 2014

As Bowe Bergdahl returns to the U.S., conscientious objector Camilo Mejia and civilian attorney James Branum discuss the barriers that exist for soldiers to express their first amendment rights as conscientious objectors