US Defense Secretary, Chuck Hagel, put it bluntly. “No other mission we have is more important.“
The mission Hagel was referring to was a trillion-dollar, 30-year programme to upgrade America’s nuclear weapon arsenal. A trillion dollars. Even today that’s serious money.
According to the Associated Press, Hagel told the Pentagon on Friday that the . . . → Read More: The Disaffected Lib: Arms Race Update – US to Spend a Trillion Dollars on Upgrading Nukes