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Message from Corvallis, OR: where do you want your tax dollars spent?

I mentioned on the blog last week that April 12th was a Global Day of Action on Military Spending. People around the world planned local actions to highlight the exorbitant amount of global wealth spent on war and weapons (40% of which is spent in the United States).

Leah Bolger of Veterans for Peace, a veteran and dedicated activist we’re partnering with in Oregon, came up with a creative way for the people of Corvallis to send a message about where they would like their tax dollars spent. Here are a few of my favorite photos from the action:

Check out more photos here.