When congress increases the military budget, nobody asks "how will we afford it?"
When congress authorizes another 190 billion dollars in emergency defense appropriations, nobody asks, "how will we afford it?"
After 18 years in Afghanistan and several trillion dollars, nobody asks, "when will it end?"
But wasted resources on endless wars is not the most critical issue.
What is critical is the damage to our environment which is rapidly becoming incapable of sustaining human existence.
The Democrats Green New Deal does not even mention the military: perhaps the largest single source of pollution on the planet.
We can't really save the planet without addressing the most environmentally destructive force on the plant: WAR
Changing the Dialogue of American Politics