Global Military Spending Declines

American VoicesOpinion ISSUE 49•16 Apr 16, 2013

Overall spending on militaries worldwide fell to $1.75 trillion in 2012, down 0.5 percent from the previous year and marking the first recorded drop in global military spending since 1998. What do you think?

  • “My wish for world peace came 0.5 percent true!”

    Louise Pearce –
    Emergency Dispatcher

  • “God, now we’re going to have the lamest wars.”

    Miguel Flores –
    Harness Rigger

  • “Now nothing can stop me! Ha ha ha ha ha!”

    Evan Townsend –
    Diamond Cutter