HomeLatest ThreadsGreatest ThreadsForums & GroupsMy SubscriptionsMy Posts
DU Home » Latest Threads » Forums & Groups » Topics » Foreign Affairs & National Security » National Security & Defense (Group)
Introducing Discussionist: A new forum by the creators of DU
Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 ... 29 Next » | Archives

National Security & Defense (Group)

This is a group, not a forum. Groups often serve as safe havens for members who share similar interests and viewpoints. Individuals who post messages contrary to a particular group's stated purpose can be excluded from posting in that group. For detailed information about this group and its purpose, click here.
Title of discussion thread Replies Author Start time Last reply Recs Views
Border Patrol agents hold Iowa Boy Scouts at gunpoint for taking a picture of them 5 unhappycamper 14 hrs ago 6 hrs ago 8 289
Camp Lejeune and the U.S. Military's Polluted Legacy 1 unhappycamper Thursday Yesterday 0 111
Canadian resident charged in U.S. for directing Chinese spy ring 0 shockedcanadian Yesterday Yesterday 0 64
Most would-be US Terrorists Wouldn’t have Committed a Crime without FBI Entrapment 2 unhappycamper Yesterday Yesterday 2 104
Does Uncle Sam Have a God Complex? 2 unhappycamper Wednesday Monday 4 159
Is It Time For F-35 To Bid Adieu To The Skies? 2 unhappycamper Monday Monday 5 217
Despite Opposition, US War Funding Likely To Pass 0 nitpicker Monday Monday 1 121
America's Troubled F-35: Five Ways to Replace It 4 unhappycamper Sunday Sunday 3 192
Tattoos hold recruits back from military careers 3 unhappycamper Sunday Sunday 7 302
Lockheed Sales Outlook Dimmed As F-35 Misses Airshow 0 unhappycamper Sunday Sunday 2 112
Military's tobacco discount: Up in smoke 0 unhappycamper Sunday Sunday 3 181
'Excessive' rubbing of engine blades caused F-35 failure: Pentagon 3 unhappycamper Saturday Sunday 2 267
Big-budget F-35 'can't turn, can't climb, can't run' 1 unhappycamper Saturday Saturday 4 236
F-35 To Royal Air Tattoo: Wait Till Next Year 1 unhappycamper Saturday Saturday 1 145
Seven NATO countries end Black Sea war games 1 jakeXT Friday Friday 0 131
Hawks Hint at Expanding Use of Never-Ending War 'Slush Fund' 0 unhappycamper Thursday Thursday 1 134
Nurse Refuses Navy's Force-Feeding of Gitmo Prisoners 0 unhappycamper Thursday Thursday 17 252
Senate panel backs 1 percent pay increase (for military) 2 nitpicker Wednesday Wednesday 0 144
Analysis: Embarrassment, anger keep Washington quiet while Germany fumes over spying 4 bemildred Jul 15 Jul 15 1 225
US Nuke Focus Has Drifted ‘A Little:’ Hagel 1 unhappycamper Jul 15 Jul 15 0 124
America Sets Sail: New Amphib, LHA-6, Leaves Shipyard 3 unhappycamper Jul 15 Jul 15 3 205
Hagel Hits The Road To Pressure Congress On Sequester 0 unhappycamper Jul 15 Jul 15 1 138
‘My Last Ship Was Older Than I Was’: Sailor Quizzes SecDef On New SSBNs 0 unhappycamper Jul 15 Jul 15 0 193
Northrop Takes The Lead From BAE On $11B T-X Trainer 0 unhappycamper Jul 15 Jul 15 0 112
‘Boy, Do I want To Get Away From Being The Trillion Dollar Airplane’: Bogdan 0 unhappycamper Jul 15 Jul 15 2 147
Navy Finally Admits It Can’t Afford Fleet, Esp. New SSBNs 0 unhappycamper Jul 15 Jul 15 2 185
Farnborough Fancies: The F-35, Expectations And Illusions 0 unhappycamper Jul 15 Jul 15 2 117
F-35 Stumbles While New Long-Range Strike Bomber Starts In Secret 0 unhappycamper Jul 15 Jul 15 1 184
US double standards exposed in Berlin spy row 0 bemildred Jul 14 Jul 14 0 144
The Pentagon's $399 Billion Plane to Nowhere 2 unhappycamper Jul 10 Jul 13 1 222
New Greenwald bombshell: NSA spied on 5 politically active Muslim-Americans 0 unhappycamper Jul 10 Jul 10 2 108
(Holy $%*! Shit!!) Islamists take control of Iraqi chemical weapons site 18 shira Jul 9 Jul 9 1 428
Former Fort Carson employee arrested after alleged terror threats 0 nitpicker Jul 9 Jul 9 0 117
British pair who travelled to Syria admit terror charges 0 Eugene Jul 8 Jul 8 0 135
Congress has little time to finalize VA, defense bills 0 nitpicker Jul 8 Jul 8 1 134
Aircraft carrier Ford tests anchor system 0 unhappycamper Jul 8 Jul 8 0 188
SPIEGEL Interview with Hillary Clinton: 'Surveillance on Merkel's Phone Was Absolutely Wrong' 0 unhappycamper Jul 8 Jul 8 0 141
CIA was involved in ‘double agent’ spying operation against Germany 0 unhappycamper Jul 8 Jul 8 1 118
Panel member: Military sex assault response hard to fix 2 unhappycamper Jul 7 Jul 7 1 130
“Nobody was that crazy:” Documents show soldiers called Robert Bales “paranoid” well before killings 2 unhappycamper Jul 7 Jul 7 3 250
Pentagon fails to meet goals for contractor competition 2 unhappycamper Jul 7 Jul 7 1 121
Navy Overhauls Amphib’s Electronics Ahead of Deployment 0 unhappycamper Jul 7 Jul 7 1 138
Need a lift? Bidding for surplus crane starts at $25 2 unhappycamper Jul 7 Jul 7 1 178
5 Mind-Blowing Lessons from Psychedelics Experts 1 unhappycamper Jul 6 Jul 7 2 231
CIA Employee 'Ruined' for Efforts to Declassify Agency Docs 0 unhappycamper Jul 7 Jul 7 1 161
Report: 9 out 10 Caught in NSA Dragnet Are 'Ordinary People' 0 unhappycamper Jul 7 Jul 7 3 135
Close up, Barack Obama’s counter-terrorism looks a lot like George W Bush’s 0 unhappycamper Jul 7 Jul 7 3 146
5 Startling Numbers Reveal the Militarization of U.S. Drug Policy 3 unhappycamper Jul 5 Jul 5 15 261
Commission interim report ‘sets stage’ for soldiers’ pay reform 0 unhappycamper Jul 5 Jul 5 0 117
UPDATE 5-U.S. grounds entire F-35 fleet pending engine inspections 2 unhappycamper Jul 4 Jul 4 3 155
Retired U.S. Navy commander pleads guilty in bribery scandal 0 Eugene Jul 4 Jul 4 0 162
Phones, shoes to face scrutiny as airport security tightened: U.S. 2 Eugene Jul 3 Jul 3 0 200
Second NSA Whistleblower Confirms Snowden Allegations, and adds more (Video Interview) 9 unhappycamper Jul 3 Jul 3 40 825
Colorado woman accused of supporting Islamist insurgents in Iraq and Syria 0 Eugene Jul 2 Jul 2 0 178
NSA's Internet monitoring said to be legal 2 unhappycamper Jul 2 Jul 2 0 183
NSA can intercept any communications ‘concerning’ all but four countries 0 unhappycamper Jul 2 Jul 2 1 167
Michelle Howard becomes first female vice admiral in U.S. Navy history 1 unhappycamper Jul 2 Jul 2 0 155
From Sarajevo to Baghdad: The Lessons of War 0 bemildred Jul 1 Jul 1 2 109
Iraqis testify in U.S. court about Blackwater shootings 1 unhappycamper Jun 28 Jul 1 6 121
Report: NSA Authorized to Spy on 193 Countries 2 bemildred Jul 1 Jul 1 2 152
Report: SWAT Teams Armed With Military Equipment Spend Most of Their Time Waging the Drug War 0 bemildred Jul 1 Jul 1 2 122
Obama Advisor John Podesta: 'Every Country Has a History of Going Over the Line' 1 unhappycamper Jul 1 Jul 1 0 242
NSA searched data troves for 198 'identifiers' of Americans' information 0 Eugene Jun 30 Jun 30 2 164
Economic fallout from Fort Carson troop cuts could be 'devastating' - if the worst plays out 6 unhappycamper Jun 30 Jun 30 0 215
US Army looking to update smoke grenade 0 Renew Deal Jun 30 Jun 30 0 139
Errors abound but scrutiny sparse in military hospitals 0 unhappycamper Jun 29 Jun 29 1 167
Drone glitch, bad judgment led to crash 1 unhappycamper Jun 28 Jun 28 1 146
Marine pilot uses stool to land safely after malfunction 1 unhappycamper Jun 28 Jun 28 2 217
Worst-case scenario under Army realignment shows Bragg shrinking, affecting local economy 0 unhappycamper Jun 28 Jun 28 1 160
(NC) Talks to expand or close military bases can be kept secret under new legislation 0 unhappycamper Jun 28 Jun 28 2 147
Many in military using Roth TSP to save for retirement 0 unhappycamper Jun 28 Jun 28 0 176
New Army report projects worst-case cuts of up to 16,000 soldiers from JBLM 0 unhappycamper Jun 28 Jun 28 0 122
U.S. vow to stop making and buying anti-personnel landmines gets mixed reaction 0 unhappycamper Jun 28 Jun 28 1 118
As F-35 flights remain grounded ahead of international debut, doubts rise about jet 1 mahatmakanejeeves Jun 27 Jun 28 2 186
Greenpeace and EFF launch protest blimp over NSA data center in Utah 0 unhappycamper Jun 28 Jun 28 15 281
FAA insists on Regulating Delivery Drones 2 unhappycamper Jun 27 Jun 27 3 134
Supreme Court Requires Warrants for Cell Searches, But won’t Protect Internet Streaming 0 unhappycamper Jun 27 Jun 27 1 144
Drones are cheap, soldiers are not: a cost-benefit analysis of war 0 unhappycamper Jun 27 Jun 27 1 133
Washington National Guard gets new helicopter for first time in five decades Read more here: http:/ 1 unhappycamper Jun 26 Jun 26 2 188
Fort Greely may get 14 missiles at $75 million apiece, though they may soon be obsolete 0 unhappycamper Jun 26 Jun 26 0 150
Go to Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 ... 29 Next »