On Friday afternoon, Donald Trump announced the formation of a National Space Council, a new government organization, heavily dominated by the military and Homeland Security. The National Space Council is part of an effort by Trump to make sure that the space program of the
For the cost of Donald Trump’s planned space adventure to send people to Mars, the jobs development of the Appalachian Regional Commission could be funded for over 12,500 years. Instead, Trump is killing the jobs program for Appalachian states.
Representative Bill Posey doesn’t seem to care much about the human beings whose lives he would sacrifice to keep a permanently inhabited Moon base running. What’s more important to him is that there are great profits to be made for corporations working in the military industrial complex from a Moon colony project.