Owning an iPhone or a Mac doesn't mean that the person has a lot of money. Sometimes they just can afford that but not a lot more and already are cutting down on other things, so they can at least afford a good smartphone and computer.
We don't NEED f35s. We do however NEED to be able to track asteroids...
We don't NEED 500 nuclear bombs with precision 5m targeting systems. We need teachers and fucking updated text books.
Get your shit together Washington.
The idea that open source was more secure because anyone could audit the code always stuck me as a pipe dream. The number of people in the world qualified to audit a TLS stack is vanishingly small. And they're all very, very busy.