RAIR Foundation USA: The New York Times forgot to mention in their recent gushing report that the coalition known as Athena, formed to hijack Amazon, is heavily associated with communists from America’s largest Marxist organization, the Democratic Socialists of America (DSA) and infested with Marxists from the secretive, but highly influential Liberation Road, formerly known as the Freedom Road Socialist Organization.
To understand Athena, one must understand their predecessor, “United for Respect,” which was formed by the United Food and Commercial Workers International Union (UFCW) to co-opt Walmart. Walmart has been successfully resisting relentless efforts to unionize by the salivating UFCW and their allies for decades. The massive infusion of cash in the form of union dues by Walmart’s 2.2 million associates makes it worth the effort.
In June 2011, The New York Times reported that the anti-Walmart United for Respect received “a sizable sum” from UFCW, which “has also paid hundreds of its members to go door to door to urge Wal-Mart workers to join the group.” Additionally, United for Respect received funding from “a consulting firm long associated with David Axelrod, President Obama’s top political strategist.” read more