Eisenhower Warned Against ‘Unwarranted Influence of Military Industrial Complex’ In his 1961 farewell address, President Dwight Eisenhower warned against the “unwarranted influence” of “the military industrial complex.” A number of his fears have come true. Books: “Unwarranted Influence“ Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading... Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.