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Co-founder of Ben and Jerry's and President of the Priorities Campaign.
Our Badly Run Budget
Posted on: Jan 6, 2006, Source: AlterNet
As our CEO-in-chief, President Bush needs to make an honest assessment of our national checkbook.
Welcome the Protesters -- and Their Credit Cards
Posted on: Jul 7, 2004, Source: AlterNet
The GOP convention in New York will bring money to the city. So will the protesters.
Wake America from Its Bloodless Trance
Posted on: Mar 8, 2003, Source: AlterNet
Television networks refused to air an antiwar commercial that depicted dead and wounded soldiers and civilians. It seems our nation does not want to confront the reality that war will result in casualties.
The Real Costs of War
Posted on: Oct 30, 2002, Source: AlterNet
The co-founder of Ben and Jerry's says the war on Iraq is lousy product that is going to cost Americans billions of dollars.
Posted on: Jun 16, 2002, Source: AlterNet
The genius behind Cherry Garcia and Chunky Monkey asks why the Defense Department needs $400 billion to fight enemies armed with $5 box cutters.
Wanted: Enemy to Justify $344 Billion War Budget
Posted on: Sep 3, 2001, Source: AlterNet
Last week, the co-founder of Ben and Jerry's argued the U.S. government is looking for a new villain to justify a Pentagon budget increase. This week, it found one -- under the worst of circumstances.
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