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What’s at Stake? State Briefs on Impact of War Spending

From the National Priorities Project (http://www.nationalpriorities.org):   As part of the re-launch of our website, CostofWar.com (http://costofwar.com/en/), we are issuing What’s at Stake?, 50 state-level briefs focused on the impact of war spending (http://costofwar.com/en/publications/2011/whats-at-stake/).   In state after state, tough … Continue reading

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Cost of War Tally Through September 30, 2010

From National Priorities Project (http://www.nationalpriorities.org):   $749.9 billion for Iraq $337.8 billion for Afghanistan $1.09 trillion total spending   With the recent passage of a supplemental spending bill (H.R. 4899, http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bill.xpd?bill=h111-4899), Congress has appropriated an additional $36.2 billion for wars … Continue reading

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If I Had a Trillion Dollars—Youth Video Context

From the American Friends Service Committee (http://www.afsc.org):   A Call to Artists, Activists, Students   The money that is being spent on the U.S. wars in Iraq and Afghanistan will reach $1 trillion within the next five months.   This … Continue reading

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