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Bernie Sanders Exposes How The Koch Primary Is Undermining American Democracy


Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) isn’t letting the Koch secret meeting go by unnoticed. In a statement, Sanders connected the dots between Citizens United and the Koch brothers primary that several potential Republican candidates are taking part in this weekend. 312 more words

Koch Brothers

JoAnn Chateau reblogged this on Aware & Fair and commented:

Let's take a look at the Koch Brothers' influence... I thank my fellow-bloggers Sachem Speaks and Wobbly Warrior's Blog for bringing the Koch Brothers saga up-to-date and pulled-together. [youtube=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2N8y2SVerW8]

Bribery Is a Bargain for Big Oil | Stephen Kretzmann

Jan 23, 2015
Stephen Kretzmann
Executive Director, Oil Change International

If you are wondering why a pipeline that would create fewer jobs than a new McDonalds is the number one priority of what used to be known as “the world’s greatest deliberative body,” you are not alone. 328 more words

The Tiny Pendulum

When we take a look at the new Republican Congress, we must remember how the Democrats were swept to power in 2006 and 2008.

Bush Jr and his red team had run up the score for the wealthiest few and by 2006 were within a few percentage points of having greater economic inequality in the United States than at any time since the eve of the Great Depression.   536 more words

Dysfunctional Government

Today is the 5th Anniversary of Citizens United

Found this in my email box from Stamp Stampede. If you’re not a fan of Citizens United, you may want to add your name to the petition. 81 more words


This statement from Ken Trujillo was just released to press contacts, about an hour ago: 346 more words



Event: Ask Cenk Anything!
Focus: Constitutional amendment to reverse Citizens United
Date: January 22, 2015
Time: 4-6pm EST
Place: Online at Reddit, … 43 more words


Free Speech for People Must Be Top Priority

Activist Debra Winger supports a Constitutional Amendment to overturn Citizens United. In simple terms, she explains how Citizens United slipped through our court system, and why free speech (real free speech, for people) needs to be our… 36 more words