What role does the military play in climate change? 

Despite the global military industrial complex being one of the single largest contributors to climate devastation, there was almost zero discussion of the military in the official COP26 summit that concluded on November 12. Peace and environmental activists have called this unspoken truth the elephant in the room and pointed out that unless the world makes a serious commitment to peace and demilitarization, it will be impossible to meet emission cap targets and slow the advance of climate change.

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Amidst Pandemic and Economic Sufferings, 2020’S Global Military Spending Reached Highest Level in Decades 

Military spending around the world has increased to unprecedented level since 1988 despite economic suffering due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and the U.S. was ahead of all the countries again, finds Trends in World Military Expenditure, 2020, the latest report by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI).

Source: Amidst Pandemic and Economic Sufferings, 2020’S Global Military Spending Reached Highest Level in Decades | Portside