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Meet Farmscape, the Corporation Running for Mayor of L.A. [VIDEO]

Ever since the Supreme Court ruled in Citizens United that corporations have the same First Amendment rights as individuals for the purposes of electoral communications, an important question has lingered regarding the implications of the majority opinion. Not "if corporations are people, how come they barely pay taxes?" And certainly not, "if corporations are people, how [...]
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Activist Supreme Court makes separate rules for corporations and unions (of course)

US Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos (3 years ago)

If he wants to legislate, why not run for Congress? So with Citizens United, the activist conservative Supreme Court ruled that corporations could spend unlimited amounts of unregulated money to buy elections. Today, that same activ... Read Post

Communications Workers of America Join Battle Against 'Citizens United'

US Politics / Liberal : Crooks and Liars (3 years ago)

The Communications Workers of America have joined the fight against the Supreme Court ruling in Citizens United, which allows unlimited corporate donations in electoral campaigns. CWA joins 60 other organizations in the battle to ge... Read Post

Grayson: "Today, the court, in effect, decided only corporations have constitutional rights"

US Politics / Liberal : Crooks and Liars (5 years ago)

DOWNLOADS: (59) PLAYS: (193) Keith talks to Rep. Alan Grayson who has introduced five bills in anticipation of this Supreme Court ruling which gives corporations the same rights as citizens in regard to free speech and 1st Amendment... Read Post

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