With the disappearance of the middle class being a prominent issue in the 2016 election, Forward 13: Waking Up The American Dream, a documentary film by Patrick Lovell, explains how it came about. From Glass-Steagall to Citizens United to the 2008 market crash and the ensuing mortgage crisis, this film explains how the 1%, the corporations and international financial institutions (IFIs) have hijacked our country.

Topics Discussed in Forward 13: Waking Up The American Dream

  • Disappearing Middle Class
  • 2008 Market Crash
  • "Too Big To Fail"
  • Citizens United
  • Glass Steagall act
  • U.S Mortgage Crisis
  • Energy Solutions
  • Occupy Wall Street
  • Government Bailouts
  • Big Government
  • Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac
  • The Great Recession

Do you agree that America needs a wake-up call?

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