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Citizens United is Just One of Many

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The Citizens United decision serves as a galvanizing force in the ongoing movement to reduce the impact of wealthy individuals, associations and corporations in American politics and policy, but it’s important to understand that it’s really only part of the…

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The Left Right Fraud

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The real divide in most of the world is up down, not left right. Although there are certainly differences of opinion between people who self-identify as “left” or “right” wing, the truth is that we have more shared interests than…

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Chomsky Pins it on Progressives

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Noam Chomsky is a lightning rod for right wing criticism, which means this website risks permanent guilt-by-association by embedding an eight minute video of nothing but Noam Chomsky speaking. But a funny thing happened on the way to the forum.…

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Amendment Roundup 4-8-12

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News and notes from the movement to pass a constitutional amendment to overturn the Citizens United ruling and all that that implies…     Resolution Passes First Major Legislative Hurdle Calif. Assemblyman Mike Gatto’s (D-Los Angeles) legislation to limit corporate…

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Amendment Roundup 8-24-12

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  Recent news and notes from the movement to overturn Citizens United…     Santa Barbara Independent Move to Amend Gains Momentum in Santa Barbara Activist Michael Merenda said that many of the participants present at the rally were retired…

UnPAC Doing Good Things

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This video is very well done. An excellent primer on how things got so bad and one way to fight back. UnPAC doesn’t have an amendment proposal but rather is focused on gaining numbers and unifying voices against entrenched money…