It is a dark time for the republic. Imperialist forces have colluded to make a mockery of our democratic process, not unlike Palpatine's maneuverings in advance of his dissolution of the Imperial Senate. In the aftermath of the Supreme Court's disastrous decisions Citizens United, and McCutcheon, the last remnants of the post-Watergate Reform Era have been swept away.
The future of the planet is at stake. Here is how we can save the Republic.
This video was formally unveiled in Portland on May 4th (Star Wars Day) as part of the 28th Amendment National Roadshow, which brings speakers, panels, and screenings to local organizers working at the grassroots toward a Constitutional Amendment affirming that Money Is Not Speech and Corporations Are Not People.
With a Supreme Court seemingly bent on Sith-like perversions of the Founders' intent, their contempt for stare decis would have you think Scalia and Thomas considered their predecessors bounty hunter scum. The only way to overrule this activist Roberts Court is to amend the Constitution, and settle this so that future generations don't have to fight.
John Wellington Ennis is a filmmaker, activist, and father whose new film PAY 2 PLAY: Democracy's High Stakes follows the movement to get money out of politics. Help fund the documentary's Pod Race Scenes.