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Article L.A. and Occupy L.A. Agree: It’s Time to End Corporate Personhood
What’s the issue that unites the occupiers and the city they’re occupying? Getting corporate money out of politics.
Located in YES! Blogs / Brooke Jarvis
Article 4 Positive, Practical Steps for Responding to Citizens United
How should true patriots respond to the expansion of corporate power?
Located in People Power
Article 10 Ways to Stop Corporate Dominance of Politics
The recent Supreme Court decision to allow unlimited corporate spending in politics just may be the straw that breaks the plutocracy’s back.
Located in People Power
Article Can't Buy My Vote: Maine’s Fight for Fair Elections
For more than a decade, a groundbreaking Clean Elections law has helped protect Maine politics from the influence of big money. But what’s happening now that big spenders have free rein to influence elections—and what does it mean for the rest of the country?
Located in People Power
Article Mr. Colbert Goes to the FEC
The satirist wants to form "a megaphone made of cash"—his own super PAC.
Located in YES! Blogs / Brooke Jarvis
Article How Cities and States are Sticking It to Citizens United
From courthouses to statehouses, the pro-corporate ruling is under pressure.
Located in YES! Blogs / Brooke Jarvis
Article Are Corporations People?
Video: The Supreme Court has granted private for-profit corporations the right to contribute unlimited funds to political campaigns. What can citizens do to protect democracy?
Located in People Power
Article Whose Rights?
Pro-democracy groups are mobilizing against a Supreme Court decision that will allow corporations to funnel money directly to candidates for federal office.
Located in People Power
Article The 28th Amendment? Interview with Donna Edwards
YES! Magazine executive editor Sarah van Gelder spoke to Rep. Donna Edwards about the constitutional amendment Edwards introduced in response to the Citizens United decision.
Located in Issues / Water Solutions
Article The Power of Local
Through mutual support and community education, independent businesses are finding ways to promote local economies and even outperform chains.
Located in New Economy
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