Planet Gore

Fuelish Spending?

The U.S. spends $500 billion each year on our military — and I think we should spend more. But how much of that military spending goes to protect the flow of Persian Gulf oil which is essential for the world’s economy?
If we had multiple sources of transportation fuel, this would be less of a priority.
But we’re not factoring this cost into the price of a gallon of gas. 

Clifford D. MayClifford D. May is an American journalist and editor. He is the president of the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, a conservative policy institute created shortly after the 9/11 attacks, ...

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