Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs
Costs of War

Today's War-Financing Strategies Will Only Increase Inequality

June 28, 2018 Truthout

Costs of War Co-Director Stephanie Savell writes, "the staggering costs of the longest war in American history — almost 17 years running, since the invasion of Afghanistan in October 2001 — are being deferred to the future. In the process, the government is contributing to this country’s skyrocketing income inequality."