Wednesday, September 02, 2009

Stop fighting wars!

The Armed Forces exist primarily to buy increasingly expensive equipment in order to keep high-paid industrial workers in jobs and to keep arms dealers (aka the defence industry) in the luxury to which they have long been accustomed. That much seems ever-more evident with the latest initiative from the Defence Industries Council (DIC) which is today launching a high-profile campaign seeking an increase in defence spending.

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