We all know about the price of war, the blood spilled and the treasure spent but what about the price of peace? While many would argue that the price of war is way too high, particularly endless wars in the Middle East and elsewhere, others argue the price of peace is just too costly.
Recently the Washington Post reported that much of the $1 Billion CARES ACT funding allotted to the Pentagon to combat COVID-19 was diverted to defense contractors for military supplies and not to bolstering the country’s supplies of medical and PPE equipment. You might argue this is just another example of mismanagement of taxpayer money. But it’s more than that.READ MORE