Former Shows & Episodes

Following the Money

Following the Money – THE PROFITS AND COSTS OF WAR

What are the costs of a war and who makes the profits? Julie Levine discusses her experiences leading the Topanga Peace Alliance by informing students of their right not to have their personal information automatically turned over to the military. Veteran Roberts adds his experiences and insights into war. His Web site on economic inequality documents the 20-25% net profits taken by military contractors. In a lively discussion Levine and Roberts compare the facts, figures and costs of war.