U.S. Arms Sales Triple

Your tax dollars hard at work, helping boost arms profits and raise global tensions.

This is a good assessment of the militarist infection the U.S. continues to spread at the behest of our largest exporters, the military hardware producers.

http://www.wsws.org/articles/2012/aug2012/pers-a30.shtml

“The arms industry is massively subsidized by the American taxpayer. While the political establishment and media insist ‘there is no money’ when it comes to jobs, decent wages, education and vital public services, endless billions are lavished on America’s merchants of death.”

About VFP Linus Pauling Chapter

Veterans For Peace (VFP) is dedicated to eliminating war as an implement of foreign policy and to that end, works to educate the public about the true costs of war. Veterans For Peace (VFP) Linus Pauling Chapter 132 is a chapter of Veterans For Peace, St. Louis, MO, which has been waging peace since 1985 and is an NGO recognized by the United Nations. The local chapter and the national organization are both 501(c)3 non-profit organizations. Veterans For Peace is made up of veteran and associate members. More information about the national organization, including our Statement of Purpose and contact information for a VFP chapter near you, may be found at: www.veteransforpeace.org.
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