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THE BUSINESS OF WAR is profitable. In 2011, the 100 largest contractors sold $410 billion in arms and military services. Just ten of those companies sold over $208 billion. Based on a list of the top 100 arms-producing and military services companies in 2011 compiled by the Stockholm International…
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Essays

by Michael Walsh WITH ITS staggering $692 billion defence budget the U.S arms industry constitutes 43% of the world’s military expenditure. This is not far behind the value of Britain and Russia’s combined export trade. The financial resources and political clout exercised by this military behemoth’s…
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