Fighting for a U.S. federal budget that prioritizes peace, economic security and shared prosperity
The first days of the Biden administration brought a deeply welcome spate of reversals of Trump policies, ranging from the reversal of the racist Muslim immigration ban to the nixing of the Keystone XL pipeline. But on one huge front, the Biden administration has yet to signal any major breaks from Trump’s legacy: the vast overreach of the Pentagon.
As long as violence is the primary policy solution, white supremacy will keep its grip on our nation and world.
With military spending at historically high levels, and with additional increases under President Trump, a 10% cut is an overdue correction to the bloated Pentagon budget. Here's how we could spend that $74 billion instead.
Tanks and ships can’t save us from our greatest dangers, so let’s pay for the things that can.
U.S. budgets are characterized by a prioritization of militarization over human life and needs. It's time to defund.
The numbers speak for themselves. This budget is a recipe for war.
The president's 2021 budget proposal, delivered today, would put 55% of the $1.3 trillion discretionary budget toward the military.
It's time to call your Senator.