We can’t heal the climate if our war machine keeps raining destruction, absorbing resources, and gobbling up fossil fuels all around the world. Here’s how to stop it.
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.
They coarsen our culture, erode our economic future, and diminish our democracy. The ultra-rich have no redeeming social value.
The US military budget sucks up an enormous amount of resources without making the world more peaceful or democratic. Here are a few ways we could better spend that $717 billion.