We want a "peace economy" that creates jobs, invests in our communities, restores and improves public services, saves the environment, and builds the infrastucture. We urge you to sign the petition at www.jobs-not-wars.org that calls for an end to the austerity and militarism that this Congress and Administration seem intent on.
The main stream media has done its usual sterling job in keeping us informed about the effects of the sequester on our fellow citizens. But the Coalition on Human Needs in Washington has come up with a report on what's happening that will open your eyes. This is very serious stuff.