Coalition groups ask Congress to cut military spending

11/26/13 Robert Lorei
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Tags: U.S. military budget, David Swanson, Roots Action


Today Radioactivity explores the U.S. military budget and a coalition of groups seeking change in military spending. An array of organizations launched a campaign to enact major cuts in wasteful military spending, as part of the December 13 federal budget resolution. The groups include peace, human service, economic and environmental justice organizations, food sovereignty, green energy groups, and grassroots community organizations. They are calling for long overdue reductions in military spending in order to meet dire needs at home and reinvest in our future. Rob Lorei speaks with David Swanson the campaign coordinator with about cutting the military budget.

America’s staggering defense budget, in charts

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