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Congress Needs To Worry Less About The Pentagon
Originally Posted: 03/05/2014 - 2:58pm | Type: Press

January 27, 2014 Sojo in the News Mary Anne Michelet ...

If I Had a Million Dollars ...
Originally Posted: 11/01/2012 - 9:36am | Type: Blog

Play along with me. If you had $1 million to spend to help stimulate the economy, what would you do? What would I do? Play along with me. If you had $1 million to spend to help st ...

Pentagon Gains as Billions Cut from Poverty Programs
Originally Posted: 05/03/2012 - 9:30am | Type: Blog

From  Politico : American soldiers learned the hard way not to walk down enemy trails in Vietnam — and certainly not twice. But here come the House Republicans, marching into the sunlight by shifting billions from poverty programs to the Pent ...

Why We Need to Cut Wasteful Defense Spending in the United States
Originally Posted: 09/24/2011 - 4:14pm | Type: Blog

It's funny the things that you remember. I can remember one time when I was a teenager watching an episode of the Montel Williams show. It's funny the things that you re ...

Who Will Listen to the Voices of Veterans Calling for Peace?
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 7:35am | Type: Blog

I watched helplessly as the snow fell on stubborn veterans and police officers at the White House gates. I watched helplessly as the snow fell on stubborn veterans and police offi ...

Defense Strategies
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 7:31pm | Type: Magazine Article

Daniel Wolpert Defense Strategies Defense Strategies Jim Wallis’ article “A Call to Repentance” (January 2 ...

The Money Defense Shield
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 7:52pm | Type: Magazine Article

Paul Rogat Loeb A little political honesty here, please. A missile defense shield would not have stoppe ...

A Sign of Spiritual Distress
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:29pm | Type: Magazine Article

Ben Cohen Our values are revealed in the national budget. A democratic nation’s true priorities are revealed i ...

Fund Raising for Cruise Missiles?
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:29pm | Type: Magazine Article

Molly Marsh In the first such case in nine years, the Internal Revenue Service has taken longtime activist and war tax resister Ed Hedeman ...

With Smoke and Mirrors
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

Michael T. Klare The myths behind the Pentagon's billions. Congress claim to represent different approache ...