Upset about this morning’s Supreme Court decision? Want to do something about it?
The website Move to Amend wants to amend the constitution to:
- Firmly establish that money is not speech, and that human beings, not corporations, are persons entitled to constitutional rights.
- Guarantee the right to vote and to participate, and to have our votes and participation count.
- Protect local communities, their economies, and democracies against illegitimate “preemption” actions by global, national, and state governments.
Another website, Free Speech for People, is also fighting this decision.
Lawrence Lessig has a video about campaign finance reform.
Lots of other good information at the Brad Blog.
Personally, I’d like any constitutional amendment to declare that corporations are not people, too.
If anyone has some other ideas or suggestions, please leave them in a comment.
UPDATE: Congressman Alan Grayson is already doing some things about this: