Very interesting. If you add the miltiary spending of all countries in the world, the US spends more.
Here is an interesting parargraph from the article:
Republican President Eisenhower, a life time member of the military was concerned about excessive military spending.
Look at this quote from Eisenhower at the end of his presidency:
Lockheed Martin is the largest or one of the largest military equipment provider to the US. The New Yorker article states:
Do we really need all of overseas military bases for our protection? The article states:
Read the article if you get a chance.