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8th Anniversary of Citizens United

Yesterday was the 8th anniversary of the Citizens United Supreme Court decision. It’s proponents boasted it would increase democracy by expanded political voices. It sure did — the voices of those with mega cash or who owned corporations gained even greater constitutional “rights” by a majority of Supreme Court justices who believe money is constitutionally-protected free speech and corporations have “personhood” protections. 23 more words

How much does the average American corporation make in profit?

A while back, there was a story about how Americans vastly overestimate how many people in the USA are homosexual. According to Gallup polls in 2011, Americans estimated that 25% of the people in America were homosexual. 652 more words

News

#likewhore

THIS IS A WHITEBOARD. PUT SHIT ON IT FOR PEOPLE TO SEE.
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THIS IS A REFLECTION OF YOUR IDEAS ON LIFE. PUT SHIT ON IT FOR PEOPLE TO RELATE. 50 more words

Op-Ed

Too Many Whites Are In Denial About The Extent Of Race-Based Economic Inequality

A recently published paper by three Yale scholars reveals “that Americans, on average, systematically overestimate the extent to which society has progressed toward racial economic equality, driven largely by overestimates of current racial equality.” 807 more words

Corporations

Rogers employees are speaking up

Being a former call center employee working for bell, I have far to often witnessed this. If you do not reach or meet your goals, the worker in turn risks punishment or even termination. 19 more words

In The News

Bosai Group signed an agreement with Qianjiang District Government of Chongqing municipality to invest 200 million yuan ($30.77 million) to develop an underground bauxite mine in the district. 102 more words

Corporations

I Have A Dream! by Karl Denninger

Karl Denninger imagines a better world, at theburningplatform.com:

That we live in a world where every single move you made was tracked by the government and big corporations.  322 more words

Government