Friday, 22 January 2010

Spitting on Thomas Jefferson's Grave

'I hope we shall crush in its birth the aristocracy of our moneyed corporations, which dare already to challenge our government to a trial of strength and bid defiance to the laws of our country.' Thomas Jefferson, 1812

While Obama goes all faux-populist in his dealings with Wall Street, the US Supreme Court is accentuating the legal myth that corporations are 'natural persons' just like you and me. For more information check:

News Corpse; 

Greg Palast; &

If you are in the US and/or a US Citizen, there is a petition to sign (Hat-tip: David Sirota).

'Information is the currency of democracy.' Thomas Jefferson.

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