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Biological Warfare

Biological Warfare

How America Covered Up Its Germ Warfare Program

This article is part of a series called “How to Human,” interviews with memoirists that explore how we tackle life’s alarms, marvels and bombshells. A few years ago, Nicholson Baker was doing research for his book about the destruction of newspapers by libraries — in a library — when he…
bubmag
July 21, 2020
Biological Warfare

HASC Emerging Threats Bolsters JAIC: NDAA 2021 Markup

WASHINGTON: The House emerging threats subcommittee is worried the Pentagon may not have a complete grip on its sprawling high technology portfolio of programs — demanding a plethora of briefings and the development of internal DoD plans for avoiding duplicative programs ensuring that key technologies and efforts are not being…
bubmag
June 22, 2020
Biological Warfare

China’s Big Surprise (Years In The Making): An EMP Attack?

Authored by Peter Pry, op-ed via The Hill, The coronavirus pandemic has exposed dangerous weaknesses in U.S. planning and preparation for civil defense protection and recovery, and those weaknesses surely have been noticed by our potential enemies: China, Russia, North Korea, Iran and international terrorists. The U.S. spent decades, and…
bubmag
June 22, 2020
Biological Warfare

Beware the ‘Yes Man’

FIELD Marshall Sam Manekshaw, considered one of the greatest military strategists India has produced, was also known for his piquant comments and biting repartees. One of his oft-repeated comments, indirectly referring to Army officers subservient to the political and administrative leadership, has been gone viral for more than two months…
bubmag
June 18, 2020