Andrew Tanner

Aug 17, 2021

15 min read

Rebuilding the Broken American Military

About half of all America’s federal income taxes are dumped on a bloated and incompetent military.

Half. Half! And what do all those trillions buy?

This is Afghanistan on August 15, 2021, almost twenty years after the United States began an occupation that wound up costing the lives of over 2,300 American and 1,100 allied soldiers:

Chinook heavy helicopter over the Kabul Embassy — The Saigon Echo, but worse since Al Qaeda and ISIS are hanging around