Tagged: Global Day of Action on Military Spending

Death and Taxes

The United States accounts for approximately 43 percent of all global military expenditures.

How the U.S. is like North Korea

Much of North Korea's population is starving, yet its government pours money into missile and nuclear programs. Such behavior seems to be the height of irrationality. But North Korea is only following the international community's - especially America's - example.

A Better Way to Balance the Budget

Corporations benefit from tax breaks and loopholes, while armies get fortunes from governments. Without sacrificing social programs, there are better ways to balance the budget.