Tagged: spending priorities
If we want to build up a green manufacturing economy, we should directly invest in it, not plow more money into military spending.
School segregation by class is the norm in the United States.
Keene, New Hampshire has no crime that would warrant rolling out a tank.
Taxpayers across the nation are telling Washington to cut the Pentagon and fund our communities.
Just 1.5 percent of federal transportation funds support bicycling and walking projects.
Instead of firing teachers, closing libraries and senior centers, and cutting bus routes, let's put the Pentagon on a diet.
With climate change making extreme weather the new normal, it's prudent to do everything we can to protect our food supply.
The people who can least afford it are bearing the brunt of Washington's austerity.
Our highways and bridges are decaying.
Let's have a discussion about the benefits of pouring more and more money into wars.