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The U.S. Spends More on Its Military Than 144 Countries Combined | nationalpriorities.org

$121.1 billion. That’s how much more money the United States spends on its military than 144 other countries combined.

$121.1 billion. That’s how much more money the United States spends on its military than 144 other countries combined, according to the latest update to available data on military expenditures compiled by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI). That’s not to mention the number by which the United States also outspends the next 7 largest military budgets combined: $40.1 ...

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Yeah, but What Does it Cost? | Stanley Heller

So Trump says that while he’s thinking of “severe” punishment for Saudi Arabia he doesn’t want to lose the $110 billion arms deal with the Saudi princes and the “500,000 jobs” it would create in the U.S. The New York Times looked into his claim and noted that Trump’s own Pentagon says the amount of new signed orders with Saudi ...

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The F35 is just a bad deal | War Costs

screen shot of the video showing an f-35 in flight

As Congress continues to make budget decisions that favor military spending over human needs, Brave New Films and a politically diverse group of organizations have come together as a coalition to shine a light on this poster child of Pentagon waste.

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