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80 years after the chartering of the Export-Import Bank by Franklin D. Roosevelt, a curious coalition of legislators and think tanks have set out to destroy this legacy institution, and with it a significant part of America’s waning industrial capabilities.

Webster Tarpley revisits his riveting lecture to the 2014 Left Forum. Essential, a must watch! Continued at tarpley.net

CNN's shot of the Capitol Building was interrupted through numerous segments by UFAA signage

Webster Tarpley led a contingent of UFAA activists in various interventions in Washington DC leading up to inauguration day. The highlight of the weekend was UFAA's scene-stealing appearance on CNN, where a live broadcast was interrupted for over 30 minutes by a sign demanding the 1% Wall Street Sales Tax.

Make the private Fed accountable to the needs of the American people. Force it to finance an American economic revolution with trillions in cheap, long-term credit for infrastructure, industry and public needs.

Wall Street speculators – not the American people – are responsible for the ongoing economic depression. Make them pay! We demand a 1% sales tax on stocks, bonds and derivatives to stop all state and federal budget cuts.

Articles

Kyle McCarthy

What happened to the American Family Farm? This visual narrative reviews the current state of agriculture in America, the New Deal Parity standard, and points the way forward to rural prosperity with 4 million new farms and 7 million new jobs.

Bruce Marshall

Thanks to an honest Judge, Ingham County’s Rosemarie Aquilina, the Detroit Bankruptcy crisis has received a message of truth which the people of Detroit, the State of Michigan and the rest of the country should heed if we are to save Detroit and the States of this Union.

Polly Hughes

In America, under the guise of education reform, an initiative called Common Core aims to provide WalMart and other low-wage employers with legions of workers educated-in-name-only, ready to accept low-wages inside union-less quasi-sweatshop service jobs. The 1% gets wealthier while the 99% are mired deeper into austerity and have no recourse but to accept these conditions set by employers.

UFAA

The state executive committee of the Peace & Freedom Party of Florida has voted unanimously to endorse the United Front Against Austerity’s full economic program.

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Audio & Video

Audio
Jun 21, 2014

Matt Folger and Evan Spadoni expose the reactionary agenda of Free Trade and globalization. A fascinating and wide-ranging discussion. Subscribe for updates at ucy.tv

Video
Jun 21, 2014

Webster Tarpley revisits his riveting lecture to the 2014 Left Forum. Essential, a must watch!

Audio
May 4, 2014

PBS, EuroTobin, Piketty, the Party Duopoly & Debunking Peter Schiff Continued

Audio
Apr 28, 2014

Is Elizabeth Warren presidential material? UFAA activist Matt Folger's review of her new book suggests her to be an honest legislator, but exposes certain areas of dangerous naivete. Plus, geopolitics at work in Ukraine, The Economist stokes inter-generational conflict, and a continued debunking of Austrian School "economist" Peter Schiff.

Audio
Apr 27, 2014

Haneul Na'avi of The Last Defense interviews UFAA activist Alain Lareau in a wide-ranging discussion centered around the 1% Wall Street Sales Tax.

Blogs

Kyle McCarthy

Among the deepest and most cruel cuts of Washington's ongoing "sequestration" process are those to disabled children. Funds for special education – like Head Start, senior nutrition and other programs serving the most vulnerable in our society – are being slashed not for any defensible purpose but to satisfy criminal bond rating agencies.

Bruce Marshall

With Detroit under emergency management and facing a series of brutal cuts to public pensions, services and investments, the beleaguered city needs a national effort to save its residents from what represents a true totalitarian takeover.

Bruce Marshall

With another showdown on the debt ceiling looming, President Obama has two choices: 1) Follow the dictates of the 14th Amendment as to the unquestioned validity of the public debt of the United States or 2) Face impeachment for failure to uphold his oath of office.

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