How Much Did You Pay For (Pointless) War This Year?

How Much Did You Pay For (Pointless) War This Year?

Abby Zimet

This tax season, if you can stand it, Rethink Afghanistan will tell you how much of the $2 billion a month cost of the Afghanistan War you are footing - and they will send an IOU for that amount to Congress. More on the true cost of these pointless, misguided, unaffordable-on-too-many-levels wars here.


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