rdeck (rdeck) wrote,

War: noun, welfare for the 1 %

"We spend more on the military than all other nations on earth combined, and the only thing it's gotten us has been some pretty consequential blowback and a mountain of unsustainable debt. So what's the upside?

"Well, there isn't any – unless you're a military contractor, or a politician on the take from the military-industrial complex. If you're an "analyst" who works for one of the pro-militarist Washington thinktanks, you have a lot to gain from this 'forward stance' foreign policy: however, if you're an ordinary American – not so much
- Justin Raimondo, AntiWar.com

Read the rest here.

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