Oil dependence threatens our national security. Because our military is the largest consumer of fuel in the world, reliance on fossil fuel places a burden on our troops. The price of oil is high and unpredictable, which creates a challenge for our military budget. Whenever the cost of oil spikes, our military has to pay big time—even a $10 increase per barrel can create a budget shortfall of more…
Mission: Secure America with Clean Energy. Operation Free is a nationwide coalition of veterans…Read More
Mike Breen leads Operation Free and is a former US Army Captain. Breen is a national security expert and the founding director for the Iraqi Refugee Assistant Project.
As a young Lieutenant on my first combat tour, I served on an isolated fighting camp south of Baghdad in an area known as the…Read More