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Money Control of Politics: The Broken American Promise and How to Fix It

Just a quick blog today to mention an event in Morristown, NJ on Thursday evening of this week. These speakers are excellent and will take you to the heart of the money in politics question. 322 more words

Citizens United

04.25.16: Constitutional Fraud

In a press conference earlier today, Miranda state governor Henrique Capriles laid out his vision for the end to Maduro’s term as President of Venezuela. Capriles stressed that the only viable solution to the crises affecting Venezuela… 811 more words

Daily Update

David Cobb Interview

Interview of David Cobb, Move to Amend National Outreach Director and principal of the Program on Corporations, Law & Democracy on his “barnstorming” speaking tour in Ohio, elections, social movements, corporate rule, race and oppression, and the Move to Amend 10 year plan for ending corporate constitutional rights and money as speech. 6 more words

IMPORTANT: LD 783 Is Not Dead

From our ever stalwart Local Food RULES activist Bonnie Preston:

After a couple of days of being really bummed out about the Senate vote on the Constitutional amendment bill (LD 783), I am thrilled to report that it is not dead. 263 more words

Local Food

Action Alert: Contact Your Representative and Senator Today!

Call and/or email your legislators and ask them to vote yes on LD783, “Resolution, Proposing an Amendment to the Constitution of Maine To Establish a Right to Food.” 403 more words

Local Food

Missouri Democrats Continue Stalling Senate

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – Missouri Democrats are again slowing down the Senate after Republicans passed a measure creating protections for some people who have religious objections to gay marriage. 129 more words

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How a Few Rich Bastards Hijacked the US Constitution

Local Community Self Government

Excellent talk by Thomas Linzey, executive director of the Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund.

Highlights for me included the hidden history of the US Constitution, including the secret meetings George Washington and others held at Mt Vernon and elsewhere prior to the formal Constitutional Convention. 169 more words

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