Tuesday, January 31, 2006
State of the Union
The United States has over two million people in prisons accounting for nearly 25% of the people in prison in the world today.
The United States government spends over 276 billion a year on the military that is over 37% of total global military spending according to the CIA.
The United States ranks number one in the importation of crude oil according to the CIA.
The United States ranks number one in the number of cars per-person.
The United States ranks number one in the amount of weapons in the world.
According to the CIA only the State of Israel and Singapore spend more per person for their military than the United States.