Topical Currents
1:00 pm
Mon June 24, 2013

The Cost of American Militarism

06/24/13 - Monday’s  Topical Currents is with former CIA analyst and National War College Professor Melvin Goodman.  He’s written National Insecurity:  The Cost of American Militarism.  Goodman offers an insider’s critique of the U.S. military economy from Eisenhower’s 1961 farewell “military-industrial complex” warning to Obama’s expansion of the military’s power.  In 2012, the defense budget rose by 8.5%.  Learn more . . . and call in . . . Monday at 1pm on WLRN-HD1 rebroadcast at 7pm on WLRN-HD2 and audio on-demand after the live program.