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The United States spends far more on its military than any other nation, accounting for just under 40% of all military spending worldwide. Following the end of the Cold War and the consolidation of...
Since the fall of the Soviet Union in late 1991, American military hegemony was all but unchallenged for the next quarter century. However, that status quo is under threat. While the ‘big five’...
Millions of people have a fear of flying. Even for those of us who don’t we have to admit we hold our breath sometimes on takeoffs and landings and feel slightly alarmed at signs of turbulence. But...
24/7 Wall Street Insights Boeing’s problems are not limited to its 737 MAX jets; it recently needed to once again cancel its maiden manned space launch for a 5th time. The FAA has stepped up its QC...
There are few things that can unite the average American more than struggling to make ends meet while hearing that multi-billion-dollar corporations are receiving generous amounts of government...
The Department of Defense spends more on private contractors than any other department in the U.S. government. According to the Government Accountability Office, the Pentagon accounted for nearly 60%...
With the turnover from the 1960s to the 1970s, the U.S. was coming out of a period of growth nationwide. Unfortunately, the 1970s are best remembered as being periods of high unemployment and...
As the 1980s said goodbye and the world moved into a new era in the 1990s, new companies would finally arrive on the Fortune 500. While staple names weren’t saying goodbye, the 1990s was an...
The 1960s was a very important time in the growth of the United States. Between rapid workforce growth, the rise of automation, and “Great Society” programs like Food Stamps and Medicare, the...
American defense spending has been rising for years. According to the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute, U.S. military expenditures totaled nearly $877 in 2022, up 28% from an...
Near the beginning of WWII, Japan attacked Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, killing over 2,000 Americans. It was then that the U.S. government recognized that an attack on the U.S. mainland could be imminent....
The Boeing Company is largely known for its commercial jetliners that are widely used around the world, but some of its most exciting aircraft find their place in militaries around the world....