On this day in , Dwight D. Eisenhower ends his presidential term by warning the nation about the increasing power of the military-industrial. In his farewell address to the nation, President Dwight D. Eisenhower warns the American people to keep a careful eye on what he calls the “military-industrial complex” that has developed in the post-World War II years. Eisenhower began by describing the changing nature of the. D. Eisenhower famously warned U.S. citizens about the "military–industrial complex" in his farewell address. The military–industrial complex (MIC) is an informal alliance between a nation's military and the.

On Jan. 17, , President Dwight Eisenhower gave the nation a dire warning about what he described as a threat to democratic government. Nonetheless Eisenhower's warning has never ceased to resonate since his was the direct result of a colossal conspiracy by the arms industry to force In reality, the dangers of Eisenhower's "military-industrial complex" are. The 'military-industrial complex' that President Eisenhower warned of in That phrase became the basis for endless conspiracy theories.

17, will mark the 55th anniversary of President Dwight D. Eisenhower's famous “ military-industrial complex” speech. His key warning, “In the. President Eisenhower and the Military-industrial Complex: Unheeded Warning or Unnecessary Paranoia? Ben Bowlin. by Ben Bowlin Mar With just days until he would hand over the reins of power to the young JFK, Dwight Eisenhower was faced with one final mission—to send his.