Friday, 9 December 2011

No More Corporate Personhood in LA, Unanimous

Standing room only, unanimous vote against 'corporate personhood': Money is not free speech

Thanks to ground work by the U.S. Green Party, the wave of Occupy Wall Street empowerment and Human Rights Alert, today, Los Angeles became the first major U.S. city to vote against corporate personhood and call for a Constitutional Amendment asserting corporations are not entitled to constitutional rights and that money is not free speech. The vote was unanimous

Consider the following image taken from that highlights the problem of a state where profits come before almost everything else. Think about it:

[Posted at the SpookyWeather blog, December 9th, 2011.]

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