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.
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.
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.
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.
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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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
Webster Tarpley revisits his riveting lecture to the 2014 Left Forum. Essential, a must watch!
PBS, EuroTobin, Piketty, the Party Duopoly & Debunking Peter Schiff Continued
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.