F-35s, Toxic Sludge, and PFAS – Oh My! The Sorry Legacy of the Military Industrial Complex

John E. Peck, executive director, Family Farm Defenders writes on 8/13/21: As I write this article, the “sound of freedom” (to paraphrase our former Republican WI Governor, Scott Walker) is roaring over my home as F-16 fighter jets practice their take-off maneuvers from the nearby Truax Air Base. None have...

Lots of ceremony but no comment about the impact on the community: Madison’s 115th Fighter Wing breaks ground on first F-35 project

wbay.com, Published: Aug. 13, 2021 at 8:59 PM CDT Madison’s 115th Fighter Wing breaks ground on first F-35 project MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) – The Wisconsin Air National Guard’s 115th Fighter Wing broke ground on its first major F-35 project Wednesday. (August 11th?) The ceremony at Truax Field brought together military and...