Tag Archives: Homeland Defense

Chinese balloons and the warfare-welfare state

As of Friday night, we have now “enjoyed” two episodes of “oh, ooh, China boogeyman is here” drama. First, of course, the balloon drifting across the full width of North America, starting in Alaska, passing over Montana, Missouri, and then … Continue reading

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US military establishment – too bloated to work?

The American military establishment is presently led, in the age of Uncle Joe, by a retired general, now “civilian” Secretary of Defense, who was and is a political animal even more so than many of his civilian predecessors. In a … Continue reading

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