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Defense spending means welfare, corporate and personal.
originally posted by: Aazadan
a reply to: neo96
Then what do you call the government paying people to do jobs that don't need to be done?
Most people don't have cars, or computers as old as most of military systems.
Eventually there will be a war with China.
The rest of the world has modernized their systems.
It also helps that almost all Chinese military industry has governmental ties.
originally posted by: D8Tee
a reply to: 3NL1GHT3N3D1
(iii) The Plan shall include:
(A) a comprehensive strategy and plans for the defeat of ISIS;
(B) recommended changes to any United States rules of engagement and other United States policy restrictions that exceed the requirements of international law regarding the use of force against ISIS;
(C) public diplomacy, information operations, and cyber strategies to isolate and delegitimize ISIS and its radical Islamist ideology;
(D) identification of new coalition partners in the fight against ISIS and policies to empower coalition partners to fight ISIS and its affiliates;
(E) mechanisms to cut off or seize ISIS's financial support, including financial transfers, money laundering, oil revenue, human trafficking, sales of looted art and historical artifacts, and other revenue sources; and
(F) a detailed strategy to robustly fund the Plan.
originally posted by: Krazysh0t
a reply to: UKTruth
What you said is hypocritical. Focusing on the environment includes global warming.