The Iraq and Afghanistan Wars Mutilated Our Economy

By: Monday May 31, 2010 8:03 am


As of Sunday, that’s how much we’ve spent just in direct costs so far on the stupid wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Rethink Afghanistan: The McGovern Bill is Free

By: Wednesday May 12, 2010 4:15 pm

President Obama’s ineffective strategy is costing us billions of dollars and thousands of lives. Call Congress and tell them to support the McGovern bill to require an exit strategy.

Rethink Afghanistan: Return of the “Peace Dividend”

By: Thursday April 15, 2010 6:05 pm

Rather than spending billions of your tax dollars on the war, tell politicians how they could take just a little of that and have a big impact in your community and return the “Peace Dividend.”

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