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‘Ides of Trump’ Action Aims to Send More Mail Than White House Can Ignore

Published on Monday, March 13, 2017 by Common Dreams We “will overwhelm Washington…and we will bury the White House post office in pink slips, all informing the president that he’s fired!” by Nadia Prupis, staff writer “So sharpen your wit, … Continue reading

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How to Feed the Power Hungry

There are two easy ways to feed the voracious power-wielding groups in this country, those contemporary robber barons who gobble up the sustenance, the lives, the well-being of millions of people and the planet on which they struggle to survive: … Continue reading

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War costs money*

*and it’s OUR money. Engaging Peace has offered a number of perspectives on the financial aspects of war. Some highlights… Continue reading

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$300 billion in social costs (Cost of war, Part 4)

[The final post in the series by guest author Neta Crawford] Now we come to the fourth reason our estimates for the dollar costs of these wars have been too low. Federal spending is not the entire cost of the … Continue reading

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