Posts Tagged: military spending
Biden can immediately reverse some of Trump's most disastrous decisions. And each one can set the stage for broader progressive foreign policy initiatives.
It simply doesn’t make a lot of sense to entrust leadership to a country with a severe personality disorder.
COVID-19 is an early alert for more serious global crises. So far, the international community has failed — but it’s not too late to get it right.
Make no mistake: The Trump administration’s heartlessness and militarism are costing lives.
Wildly profitable military contractors have been unapologetically shaking down lawmakers for pandemic cash.
A little-known federal program dumps military equipment on local police forces. We need to end it.
Recruiters deliberately exploit the financial and social insecurities of teenagers to enlist more soldiers.
Just 10 percent of the Pentagon budget could end homelessness, increase our COVID testing 44 times over, or send a $2,300 check to every unemployed American.
Tanks and ships can’t save us from our greatest dangers, so let’s pay for the things that can.
Some 8,000 U.S. contractors have died abroad since 9/11, compared to 7,000 U.S. troops.