Posts Tagged: military spending
We need to update the Johnny Paycheck song for this era of high unemployment and high military spending.
We should cut the military budget and use that money to fund our transition to a greener economy.
How can we come out of this recession with a manufacturing sector and a workforce that are globally competitive, that produce things that people need in the new green economy?
Geopolitics drove the U.S.-China detente. It could do the same between Washington and Pyongyang.
Have you ever thought about just how strange this country's version of normal truly is? Let me make my point with a single, hardly noticed Washington Post news story that's been on my mind for a while. It represents the sort of reporting that, in our world, zips by with next to no reaction, despite the true weirdness buried in it.
In the midst of the worst economic crisis since the Great Depression, we need to make sure that every penny of our tax dollars is spent wisely.
Some countries are starting to think that it's time to move on from the USA.
Isn't it time to call what Congress will soon vote on by its right name: war escalation funding?
Owego can get solar jobs, but it will take the active involvement of Owego itself.
Obama's plans for change in defense spending are still mostly unrealized.