What we do

Our analysis, informed critique, and empirical research reflect progressive policy priorities by showing how the U.S. national security establishment not only prevents Americans from realizing domestic priorities, but actively makes America and the world less safe. Our work demonstrates that the alternative to the national security establishment’s definition of security is one that serves the most pressing needs of the working class.



The latest commentary and insights on defense policy, security, and America at war

Our Tenets

Our analysis is grounded in tenets that guarantee we never lose sight of true progressive values

Security Fallacy Handbook

Our guide to the fallacies that allow the military, think tanks, and the press to advocate endless war