Moderators at the Democratic debate asked if Medicare for All would bankrupt the country, but failed to ask about the cost of the last two decades of war.
The military budget for 2021 must involve a tougher negotiation that results in real changes to Pentagon and presidential war powers.
The United States spent over 800 billion dollars on the war in Iraq, while social services and infrastructure crumbled at home.
The military action to kill Iranian Major General Qassim Suleimani was dangerous, illegal and possibly untruthful.
We could easily fund health care for all by ending military boondoggles and fruitless wars. Here’s how.
Cutting military spending would allow policymakers to prioritize programs like Medicare for all that improve the lives of average Americans. Here’s how we get there.
Paying for Medicare for All without raising taxes is possible if we commit to slashing military spending and Pentagon waste.
We’ve identified more than $300 billion in annual military savings alone that we could better invest in priorities like Medicare for All.
Frances Crowe dedicated her life to peace. We asked a few experts and activists who knew her to share stories about her impact.
America needs to cut military spending and reinvest that money into good jobs, clean energy, health care, and education access for all.
On Thursday the House passed a massive $2.7 trillion budget and debt ceiling bill with overwhelming support from Democrats and only 65 Republican votes.
While the funding level is much higher than we need, the NDAA the House just passed takes important steps toward ending wars, preventing dangerous military conflicts, and protecting human rights.
Twenty candidates were questioned at the first Democratic debate. Here’s what they didn’t say, but should have.
The United States is spending $750 billion on its war machine. That money should be going to food, education, health care, and shelter for working people.
Lockheed Martin’s CEO took home $20 million while enlisted soldiers got just $20,000. Why? Because corporations have hijacked the military.
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A budget shows our values more clearly than any tweet, campaign speech, or political slogan.
Trump tells us we can’t afford PBS funding or preserve affordable housing, but his budget doesn’t have any trouble finding billions of dollars for the endlessly expanding Pentagon budget.