Budget Cuts Could Force Army and Marines to Cut 200,000 Troops

According to the House Armed Services Committee, the 2011 Budget Control Act (the law that imposed both spending caps and sequestration) will force the Marine Corps to shrink by 25 percent–from 202,000 Marines to 145,000. What’s more, “by the end of calendar year 2013, less than half of our ground units will be trained to the minimum readiness […]

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Beijing War Prep | Washington Free Beacon

United States intelligence agencies recently detected China’s military shifting road-mobile ballistic missiles closer to its southern coast near the disputed Senkaku Islands amid growing tensions between Beijing and Japan over the islands dispute. U.S. defense officials said the movements are being watched closely as China’s military is also holding large-scale military exercises that some fear […]

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Which 80 Prominent Republicans Just Signed a Legal Brief Proclaiming Gay Marriage Is a Constitutional Right? | TheBlaze.com

As the gay marriage debate continues to heat up, prominent Republicans — and some surprising names at that — are emerging to voice their support for same-sex unions. Following a blistering loss in the 2012 presidential election, discussion about social issues, particularly gay rights, has emerged as a potentially-problematic area for right-of-center politicians. And in […]

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Will the US Dollar Collapse in May?

John Williams, founder of Shadowstats.com, predicts the US dollar will collapse by May 2013 from a massive self-off (i.e. the value of the dollar will crash because other countries will dump dollars in favor of other currencies) by May 2013. via Will the US Dollar Collapse in May?.

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Israel, US successfully test anti-missile system

JERUSALEM (AP) – Israel and the U.S. on Monday carried out a successful test of the next-generation Arrow 3 missile defense system, for the first time sending an interceptor into outer space, where it could destroy missiles fired from Iran. via Israel, US successfully test anti-missile system – DC Breaking Local News Weather Sports FOX […]

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