Author Archives: Jason C. Ditz
While employees at Google and Microsoft are wary of collaborating with the military, Amazon revels in it.
Their latest recruitment scheme would allow the military to collect metadata from players to spot talent.
Iraq just voted into power a former enemy of the United States. Isn’t this when Trump should stop cutting blank checks?
Cybersleuths think they’ve uncovered a military spyware attack, with troubling implications.
The chief of the world’s governing chess body has been accused of funding ISIS. But did he really?
‘Gaffe’ over whether White House was in on West Bank annexation talks puts White House on defense.
But America is supposedly not ‘at war’ with Syria.
Soon our “allies” will have fresh supplies of these MANPADS, too. What could possibly go wrong?
For five years, U.S. forces operated under the radar—until four of them were killed.
The battle to pry militarism from pop culture continues.
U.S. opened Pandora’s Box, now anyone can deploy them.
Administration wants to “send a message,” but to whom?
Some would prefer a preemptive attack.
Hint: Al Jazeera, Muslim Brotherhood, and the Arab Spring.
Trump is letting the generals make war without supervision, setting a dangerous precedent.
How the war on terror became a war on real money.
from The American Conservative