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MONEY OUT OF POLITICS
Six Pieces of a Real Democracy Movement We've Never Had Before
Frances Moore Lappe
Author, 'Diet for a Small Planet'
As perhaps never before in our history, all the pieces are in place for a democracy movement to take off in America, one strong enough to tackle the system-roots of our country's crises
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The President Heard Us
Frances Moore Lappe
In his State of the Union, President Obama called for "reducing the influence of money in our politics." Fantastic. He has heard the growing cry of the 85 percent of us who want big changes (with almost half of us wanting a complete rebuild!) in how America funds elections.
The Climate March: Beyond Asking Those Beholden to the Wrong People to Do the Right Thing, Part II
Political writer, author, mediator and death penalty appeals l...
The Truth About Politics: Mo' Money, Mo' Problems
Dad to Charlie and Sam, small business owner, and candidate fo...
Our government is no longer by the people, for the people. Their vast spending in politics gives them a large degree of control over those in office, drowning out the voices of everyday Americans. This amounts to institutionalized bribery.
A Citizens United Wedding (Video)
Creator of Acronym TV/ Director- American Autumn: an Occudoc
Occupy Wall Street held an (un-)holy matrimony of a real human being to a non-human corporate "person" to celebrate the 3rd anniversary of Citizen's United, granting corporations equal rights as living things.
Amend! Money Out of Politics -- Strategy and Tactics for the Constitutional Amendment Process -- the 28th Amendment
Phil Wolfson, MD
Psychiatrist and author
Let's have some post-election fun using our informed imagination. It is four years from now. I and you are entering the voting booths in our respective neighborhoods.
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