We are NOT Your Soldiers is a website created to inform the youth about the influences of military in their educational system and everyday lives.

"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world"
    -Nelson Mandela

"Our ultimate objective in learning about anything is to try to create and develop a more just society"
    -Yuri Kochiyama

"I know it seems hard sometimes but remember one thing. Though every dark night, there's a bright day after that. So no matter how hard it get, stick out your chest, keep ya head up... and handle it"
    -Tupac Shakur

  • In 2014, 22% of the federal budget went to military, while only 3% went to education.
  • The United States ranks number 1 in military in the world.
  • The U.S. ranks 19th out of 30 countries in the outcomes it gets from its investments in education.
  • We have to let the military come on to our campuses because we borrow federal money.
  • 75 percent of high school seniors are accepted to their first-choice colleges
  •  Less than 57 percent can afford to attend.
  • The average college student’s debt is $23,700;t
    he average student loan payment is $432 per month.
  • The often military recruiters tell students that don’t have the best scores that they can’t go to college.
  • Propaganda is a strategic form of deception to get one to think a certain way.
  • In an Updated result from the tatic about isis is that now 63 % of Americans today are all for military action and only 16% is against it.and another 21% are undecided .
Reliable Sources
  • "U.S. 'Education Efficiency' Ranks in Bottom 50 Percent, Study Says."Education Week. N.p., n.d. Web. 29 Oct. 2014.
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  • "2014 World Military Powers." Global Firepower Military Ranks. N.p., n.d. Web. 27 Oct. 2014.
  • Shah, Anup. "War, Propaganda and the Media." - Global Issues. N.p., n.d. Web. 30 Mar. 2005. <http://www.globalissues.org/article/157/war-propaganda-and-the-media>.