Fighting for a U.S. federal budget that prioritizes peace, economic security and shared prosperity
$121.1 billion. That’s how much more money the United States spends on its military than 144 other countries combined.
Where do the 2020 presidential candidates stand on military spending? Over 140 million Americans — or 43 percent of us — are poor or low-income, according to research by the Institute for Policy Studies and the Poor People’s Campaign. That poverty is compounded by the interlocking injustices of racism, militarism,...
New research on the DoD's carbon emissions shows how the US military itself is a force driving climate chaos.