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Global Military Spending Down 0.5% in 2012

STOCKHOLM — Global military spending dipped slightly in 2012 due to belt-tightening and cuts in war spending by the United States, Canada, Australia and several European countries while it rose in China and Russia, a Swedish-based peace research institute said … Continue reading

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America’s Gen X|Y Forget What it Was Like Here in 1974

Is America in “decline”? Technically, the answer is yes — but it doesn’t matter. This may seem a puzzling assertion at a time when China’s economy is booming, its military power growing, and India and other nations are rising fast while the United … Continue reading

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