America First
   isolationism
   It was the name of an organization campaigning for neutrality in the Second World War.
    This stance was supported by 67% of a sample in a poll conducted in 1939. Of the same sample, 12% wanted aid sent to those fighting Nazism and 2% were prepared to agree to providing military assistance. (Deighton, 1993)
    Sloan did not care if Hitler gobbled up the whole of Europe — he was for America First. (M. McCarthy, 1963)

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  • America First — may refer to:*America First Committee, a special interest group that opposed entry of the United States of America into World War II *America First Credit Union, a credit union in Utah …   Wikipedia

  • America First — Das America First Committee (AFC) war die größte Organisation der US Isolationisten. Sie wandte sich gegen eine Beteiligung der USA am Zweiten Weltkrieg. Das Committee löste sich einige Tage nach dem Angriff auf Pearl Harbor im Dezember 1941… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • America First — Le comité America First (Les États Unis d abord) fut le principal groupe de pression américain à s opposer, au début des années 1940, à l entrée des États Unis dans la Seconde Guerre mondiale. Il fut fondé en 1940 et dissous en 1941. Charles… …   Wikipédia en Français

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  • America First Credit Union — America First Federal Credit Union, a federally chartered credit union headquartered in Ogden, Utah, is the 13th largest credit union in assets in the U.S. As of March, 2008, America First has 76 branch locations, 448,554 members, and has USD4.1… …   Wikipedia

  • America First Committee — Official America First Committee Logo The America First Committee (AFC) was the foremost non interventionist pressure group against the American entry into World War II. Peaking at 800,000 members, it was likely the largest anti war organization… …   Wikipedia

  • America First Party (2002) — Infobox American Political Party party name =America First Party| party chairman = Jonathan M. Hill senateleader= None houseleader= None foundation = 2002 ideology = Economic nationalism, Non interventionism fiscalpolicy = Right wing socialpolicy …   Wikipedia

  • America First Committee — Das America First Committee (AFC) war die größte Organisation der Isolationisten in den Vereinigten Staaten. Es wandte sich gegen eine Beteiligung der USA am Zweiten Weltkrieg. Das Committee löste sich einige Tage nach dem Angriff auf Pearl… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • America First Party (1944) — For the political party created in 2002, see America First Party (2002). The America First Party was an isolationist political party which was founded on January 10, 1943. Its leader, Gerald L. K. Smith, was the party s presidential candidate in… …   Wikipedia

  • America First Party — The America First Party is the name of multiple United States political parties:*America First Party (1944), an isolationist political party in 1944 *America First Party (2002), formed by disgruntled members of the United States Reform Party in… …   Wikipedia

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