defense

space war

‘Very Abnormal’ Russian Satellite Escalates Fears of Orbital Arms Race

Russia and China have been ramping up their military presence in space in order to keep up with American capabilities.
Becky Ferreira
8.16.18
china

China is really not happy with Trump’s $716 billion defense spending bill

China’s commerce, defense and foreign ministries all issued statements slamming the legislation.
David Gilbert
8.14.18
Opinion

Letter to the Editor: Port-a-Potties Are Good, Actually

Apparently not everyone is revolted by the poop prisons.
Karleen Kos
6.25.18
Poland

Why Poland is ready to pay $2 billion for a permanent U.S. military base on its soil

“They’re saying give us real security, not one on a rotational basis, and this means permanently basing American troops in Poland.”
Tim Hume
5.29.18
russia

Trump swears "nobody has been tougher on Russia" than he has

Then he insulted the American press
Alexa Liautaud
4.3.18
defense

Trump's new "Buy American" plan pushes diplomats to promote American weapons deals

Global defense spending is set to reach $1.67 trillion in 2018
Alexa Liautaud
1.8.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Paul Manafort reportedly wiretapped and threatened with indictment, GOP candidate in Alabama drops racial epithets, Pentagon chief mulled putting nukes back in South Korea, and more.
VICE Staff
9.19.17
defense

U.S. accidentally issued security clearances to murderers, rapists and pedophiles

Alexa Liautaud
9.11.17
TRANS RIGHTS

Discharged Trans Soldier Reacts to Trump's New Ban

Broadly was on site in Fort Hood, Texas, when details emerged of Trump's impending ban on transgender individuals in the military.
Diana Tourjée
8.26.17
NORTH KOREA

Why North Korea won't back down against Trump

The last time the U.S. was this close to war with North Korea was 23 years ago.
David Gilbert
8.9.17
defense

Sen. John McCain is not a fan of Trump's Pentagon nominees

During the campaign, Trump noted that real war heroes — unlike McCain, who was held captive for almost 6 years — don't get caught.
Alexa Liautaud
7.12.17
defense

The U.S. thinks it can shoot down North Korea's missiles

Kathleen Caulderwood
Morgan Conley
7.12.17
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