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March 2008 Issue:

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The U.S. Budget: Guns Not Butter

The proposed new U.S. budget eliminates or sharply cuts back on most entitlement programs, and on education, health care and the home heating assistance. How are the poor to survive these harsh winters? Fifty-one percent of the budget, or $1,228,000,000,000 (one trillion two hundred twenty eight billion) is going to the military.... This budget and its consequences are not someone's bad idea. It is the inevitable outcome of the corporate takeover of the government. Unless fundamental changes are made in the economic system this is just the beginning of the American version of Hitler's declaration to the German people : You will get guns, not butter.

 
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Special section:
Women in Forefront of Struggle
 
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Why Revolutionaries Need a Press

Help Us Continue Speaking the Truth

EDITORIAL: Two Candidates - the Winner is Corporate America

Former Homeless Man…Making a Difference for Jesus!

There Should Be No Poor Among You

Public Housing to be Demolished — Homeless Subject to Arrest

Carissa Phelps Seeks Justice

Homeless Woman Dies a Needless Death

Interview with leader of Poor People’s Economic Human Rights Campaign

My broken back...

Women are key to social change

Detroit Is Thirsty!

Teatro Chicana

An Interview With Nelson Peery, Author of ‘Black Radical’

Homeless Leaders Come Together in Sacramento

Fighting the Demolition of Atlanta’s Public Housing

US Social Forum in Atlanta at Poor People’s Day

Slavery In The Fields: Amite, Louisiana

Corporate-minded Management Cancels Public Radio Program

Autoworkers Prepare for Battle as GM Plans More Cutbacks

The roots of killings in our schools

It’s not the messager who is a Liar

Jail or Concentration Camp?

Jail Visitor Speaks Out


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