The White House
January 17, 1961
This page is part of a symposium on the fiftieth anniversary of Eisenhower’s Farewell Address and the military-industrial complex.
How–and why–Ike’s farewell was written. Science of Tyranny
Patrick J. Deneen
Eisenhower identified more than one threat to the republic.The Other Eisenhowers
Ike’s anti-militarist roots.Read the Address >
|.||.The Liberal Complex
Michael C. Desch
Idealism, not economics, drives U.S. militarism.I Don’t Like Ike
He vastly expanded the garrison state.
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