Inspired by Dwight Eisenhower's legendary farewell speech (in which he
coined the phrase 'military industrial complex'), filmmaker Jarecki surveys
the scorched landscape of a half-century's military adventures, asking how
and telling why a nation of, by, and for the people has become the
savings-and-loan of a system whose survival depends on a state of constant
When people discuss the sinister reasons for the Iraq war oil is usually mentioned. But it seems that one huge potential reason is overlooked.
Wars use expensive weapons and arms.
This is not a far-fetched conspiracy but simply the natural evolution of business when checks and balances are not in place.
This film investigates the history of 'The Military Industrial Complex'...