A bimonthly journal focused on U.S. foreign policy Covers a variety of foreign policy issues and topics aimed at government officials, media activists, and academics. Analyzes foreign policy and international affairs, and recommends policy alternatives. C
Articles from Vol. 5, No. 29, September 6
Cold War Military Relics: Why Congress Funds ThemRead preview Overview
Key Points * The Pentagon, arms manufacturers, and lobbyists push Congress to fund many outmoded weapons systems that were designed to fight a superpower foe. * "Cold war momentum" drives the development and procurement of these weapons systems....
Problems with Current U.S. PolicyRead preview Overview
Key Problems * The U.S. spends 50% of its discretionary budget on the military and a mere 2% on foreign aid. * The troika of campaign contributions, Pentagon lobbying, and pork-barrel projects keeps funding flowing to cold war relics. * The...