Money to Bribe Taliban, But None for Home Owners

While home owners continue to be forced out of their houses, the White House is set to dole out around $1.3 billion to members of the Taliban so that they switch sides in the seemingly never ending conflict in Afghanistan.

A rule of thumb: There is always money for war, but never enough for people.

Ben Cohen is the editor and founder of The Daily Banter. He lives in Washington DC where he does podcasts, teaches Martial Arts, and tries to be a good father. He would be extremely disturbed if you took him too seriously.