Posts Tagged with "lobbying"

Can You Arrest A Corporation?

Tuesday, January 17, 2012

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Can You Arrest A Corporation?

There are some who say that corporations are people. So can you arrest one? Well, we’re going to find out. Right now, corporations technically have the same First Amendment rights as real live people (as ruled by the Supreme Court’s decision in Citizens United v. FEC two years ago). So shouldn’t we (real live people) [...]

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Sculpted by Fire (and Money)

Tuesday, August 21, 2007

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I just stayed up late to listen to “Sculpted by Fire” on public radio here in San Francisco. It’s an hour-long radio feature by Barbara Berstein at the Media Project in Portland. Definitely give it a listen online if you missed it on your local station (link). It’s the most concise, rational discussion I’ve heard [...]

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