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Moyers Highlights 8 Reform Campaigns and How You Can Help

BillMoyers.com: “In the battle for the Senate, 42 extremely wealthy donors accounted for nearly a third of all super PAC spending. Whatever one’s political philosophy may be, the fact is: wealthy donors are now able to drown out your voice. 82 more words

Check out the Campaign Finance Amendment, Star Wars Style

From Pay2Play Director John Ennis, via the Huffington Post:

“To some, going through the process of passing a new amendment is too daunting to find it viable. 82 more words

NIGERIAN UNION OF TEACHERS (NUT) Threatens to embark on a strike.

The National Executive Council (NEC) of the Nigeria Union of Teachers on Friday threatened to direct its members to embark on an indefinite nationwide strike if the proposed local government autonomy and scrapping of the state joint local government account sail through in the ongoing Constitutional Amendment. 269 more words

Gerry Adams seeks support for bill to stop water privatisation

Sinn Féin Leader Gerry Adams TD has said there is widespread concern that the introduction of domestic water metering and water charges, and the establishment of Irish Water will eventually lead to the privatisation of water services. 672 more words


Federal judge strikes down SC gay marriage ban

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A federal judge has struck down South Carolina’s ban on same-sex marriage.

U.S. District Judge Richard Gergel on Wednesday ruled against the state’s constitutional amendment banning gay marriage. 119 more words


Citizens United

Have been against this ruling since it was decided, I am happy to read news reports of many communities that passed proposals calling for a constitutional amendment to overturn this ruling. 181 more words

‘We Will Only Get Louder’: Dozens of Communities Vote to Boot Big Money from Politics

Huge margins back up claim that ‘nearly all Americans share the sentiment that corporations should not have the same rights as people’

November 7, 2014 by Deirdre Fulton… 15 more words