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Report: Trump Is Considering Erik Prince’s Plan to Privatize the Afghanistan War
The Blackwater founder is pushing a plan to replace soldiers with contractors and Trump is warming to it.
Trump Mulls Legally Dubious Plot to Deny Aid to Poor Foreigners
The White House might refuse to spend $3 billion that Congress appropriated for foreign aid (even as it demands a $716 billion military budget).
U.S. Not Planning to Contribute Money to Iraq Reconstruction: Report
Apparently, we can afford to spend $716 billion on our military, but not a penny more on rebuilding in ISIS’s former strongholds.
Trump’s Cuts to AIDS-Treatment Programs Would Kill 1 Million, Researchers Say
America saves one million lives for every $1 billion it spends on HIV treatment. But Trump would rather invest that money in a border wall.
America Gives Israel a $38 Billion Gift Certificate for Weapons
The Obama administration gives Israel the largest security aid package it has ever received.