The Trillion Dollar Question


“Isn’t it rather odd that America’s largest single public expenditure scheduled for the coming decades has received no attention in the 2015-2016 presidential debates? The expenditure is for a 30-year program to “modernize” the U.S. nuclear arsenal and production facilities. Although President Obama began his administration with a dramatic public commitment to build a nuclear weapons-free world, that commitment has long ago dwindled and died.”

Lawrence S. Wittner
Published in: Counterpunch, History News Network, Daily Kos, The Free Weekly, Peace Blog, Huffington Post, Pagosa Daily Post, Gilmer Free Press, War is a Crime, Newberry Observer, The PeaceWorker
Date: March 14,16,17,19,April 3,2016
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