Organizing Notes

Bruce Gagnon is coordinator of the Global Network Against Weapons & Nuclear Power in Space. He offers his own reflections on organizing and the state of America's declining empire....

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I'll be taking an 'unpaid leave of absence' from my job at the Global Network from December 15-March 15, 2020 in order to help my friend Lisa Savage on her campaign for the US Senate in Maine. She's running as a Maine Green Independent Party member and needs to gather 2,000 petition signatures of registered Greens during that period. I'll be back to GN after March 15.

Friday, December 14, 2012

THE MILITARY JOBS DEBATE



"Defense spending creates jobs" is an argument that politicians often make to justify the ever-expanding Pentagon budget. A new factory by Raytheon in Huntsville, Alabama shows something quite the contrary.  At the new Raytheon plant, robots are doing most of the work building "missile defense" interceptors.   RT's Kristine Frazao explains.

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