In the past, nations spent billions to defend themselves from foreign occupation; today they happily write out checks to make sure it happens. Poland, in line with NATO dictate, already dishes out 2 percent of its annual GDP on defense spending.
The US arms trade is doing well is anything else? Oh yes the company tax cuts are a corporate boost too. American billionaires are begging to be taxed more and that’s not a joke ask Warren Buffett. ( ODT)