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Space Force: smoke and mirrors or a flight to war in space?

On June 18, US President Donald Trump announced that he was directing the Pentagon to develop a new branch of the military, a “Space Force” that would give the United States “dominance” in that realm. It would be, he said – and here he used a classic phrase from the Jim Crow era of racial segregation – “separate but […]