Eisenhower's Military-Industrial-Congressional Complex today: Militarized Security-Pentagon I: foreign (the War Department)-Pentagon II: domestic (Dept. of Homeland Security)-Corporations (military contractors)-Congress-White House-Mainstream (Corporate) Media-Empire-Militarized Civilians.
military to some surprising areas of civilian life. The fact you might share fish-finger suppliers with the US navy is one thing; details of the Guantánamo Bay Starbucks are something else. Much of Turse's research holds the Pentagon up to ridicule: their golf courses, the fast-food-addicted army that waddles rather than marches on its stomach. Yet the book turns sinister when it exposes desperate recruiters who allow white supremacists to join up, or defence department plans to develop "weaponised" moths and sharks. References to The Matrix could make Turse seem a paranoid geek. Unfortunately, this is no sci-fi US
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