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US Arms Industry Calling The Shots – Journalist

  • Published on Aug 31, 2016
    Since President Barack Obama took office, he has overseen more than $200 billion in international arms deals. Unsurprisingly, the stock prices for defense contractors are at five-year highs. James Carden, contributing writer for The Nation, tells RT America’s Anya Parampil: “The arms industry is calling the shots,” which is ironic considering Obama was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize just months into his presidency.

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September 3, 2016 - Posted by | Economics, GeoPolitics | , , , , , , , , ,

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