Filed under: Iran, Middle East, National Security, Politics, The United States | Tags: A Dangerous World, An Irresponsible Senate, Slashing Military Preparedness
The U.S. military is an enormous enterprise, and there are always places to cut. Slashing readiness as a way to shrink the budget may be a huge mistake. The world remains a dangerous place, and the U.S. Navy has played a large part in protecting the world. So-called “peace dividends” usually end up with an unprepared America that is not ready to defend the nation.