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POLITICS | The Pentagon Is Shifting $3.8 Billion In Funds To Support Border Wall Construction

POLITICS | The Pentagon Is Shifting $3.8 Billion In Funds To Support Border Wall Construction

JASON HOPKINS IMMIGRATION AND POLITICS REPORTER , The Trump administration announced that it is reallocating $3.8 billion in weapons programs to support construction of the U.S.-Mexico border wall, upsetting lawmakers who argue the White House is sidestepping their authority. In a notice delivered to Congress on Thursday, the Pentagon announced it is shifting $2.2 billion from its base […]

Pentagon Working on Radical New Fighting Style: Mosaic Warfare

Pentagon Working on Radical New Fighting Style: Mosaic Warfare

BY SIMON VEAZEY In the secretive labs of the Pentagon, top military minds are working on a new fighting style. Their novel vision for warfare isn’t about making bigger, faster, or even higher-tech kit. It is about getting numerous smaller, cheaper, perhaps lower-tech systems and deploying them in a radically new way. The official term is Mosaic Warfare, but some strategists […]

JEDI Mind Tricks: Amazon versus the Pentagon and Trump

JEDI Mind Tricks: Amazon versus the Pentagon and Trump

  by Thomas L. Knapp Amazon is one of the largest companies in the world, boasting revenues of more than $230 billion last year. But last month the company sued the US Department of Defense over a paltry potential  $10 billion spread over ten years. Amazon lost out to Microsoft in bidding for the Pentagon’s […]

Remember 911

Remember 911

By George Miller On this 18th anniversary of the 9/11/01 terrorist attacks in NY, PA and DC, we remember: who did it, the excuses for why, how it was allowed to happen, the unpreparedness, destruction, suffering, death, sadness and what to do about it.   Watch DOCUMENTARY   We pray for those who lost so […]

Pentagon Set To Send Hundreds Of Troops To The Southern Border

Pentagon Set To Send Hundreds Of Troops To The Southern Border

Jason Hopkins | Energy Investigator The Pentagon announced that it expects to send around 300 troops to the U.S.-Mexico border, breaking with the longstanding policy of avoiding troop-migrant contact. A spokesperson for acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan, Charles Summers, said Friday that his boss is expected to green light the proposal shortly. However, the troops will not […]

DOD IG Reveals the Pentagon Let $27.7 Billion ‘Expire’’ as Trump Seeks $5.7 Billion in Border Wall Funding

DOD IG Reveals the Pentagon Let $27.7 Billion ‘Expire’’ as Trump Seeks $5.7 Billion in Border Wall Funding

Andrew Kerr | Investigative Reporter   The Defense Department has relinquished over $27 billion to the U.S. Treasury since 2013 simply because it couldn’t spend the money quick enough, according to a DOD Inspector General report released Tuesday. The DOD was required to fork over the “expired funds” because the Pentagon failed to spend it […]

Pentagon: Syria Struck From All Sides, No Missiles Intercepted

Pentagon: Syria Struck From All Sides, No Missiles Intercepted

WASHINGTON: In one of the largest coordinated international air operations in years, over 100 American, British and French guided missiles slammed into three Syrian chemical weapons facilities early Saturday morning, launched from an armada of aircraft, submarines, and ships offshore.

US bombers fly off east coast of North Korea: Pentagon

US bombers fly off east coast of North Korea: Pentagon

US bombers flew off the east coast of North Korea Saturday in a show of force designed to project American military power in the face of Pyongyang’s weapons programs, escalating already sky-high tensions. The flight came after days of increasingly bellicose rhetoric between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un’s regime, as […]

The Pentagon just dropped the “mother of all bombs,” its biggest non-nuclear weapon

The Pentagon just dropped the “mother of all bombs,” its biggest non-nuclear weapon

It’s still orders of magnitude smaller than Little Boy, the bomb dropped on Hiroshima United States Air Force Massive Ordnance Air Blast at an airbase in 2008 Today marks the first use of a MOAB in combat. After fifteen years of war in Afghanistan, it’s amazing there are still firsts for the Pentagon. One happened […]

Energy Companies Attacked by Powerful Malware

Energy Companies Attacked by Powerful Malware

The version of destructive computer virus Shamoon was being employed to attack computers in Saudi Arabia and other regions in mid-November, as revealed by US Security firms. International sources recently reported that four years ago the same virus attack had caused damage to tens of thousands of computers at Middle Eastern energy companies. CrowdStrike, Palo […]

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