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Can we require our representatives to wear the logos of their backers?

Can we require our representatives to wear the logos of their backers?

Perfect! We can continue to Photoshop this honestly. I think if we all continue to bring this information to the forefront, that we can finally get on with electing people who do not have to run for office on plutocracies dime. -The Poliblogger White House Petition: Make Lawmakers Wear Logos Of Financial Backers On Clothing, Like In NASCAR. The Huffington Post  |  By Nick Wing From the depths of the White House’s “We the People” petition website comes this cause created on Tuesday, hoping to force congressional lawmakers to prominently display their financial backers and monetary support from various lobbies. […]

 
 

The failings of shareholder capitalism

The failings of shareholder capitalism

This Article is truth to fiction of how the Corporate world views us as investors. Like Children we should keep our mouths shut and leave the money decisions to those who have more experience in stealing it from us. -Poliblogger Harold Meyerson: The failings of shareholder capitalism – The Washington Post. What good are shareholders? Not much, say Jay Lorsch, a Harvard Business School professor, and Justin Fox, the editorial director of the Harvard Business Review, in whose current issue they outline the shortcomings and tally the surprisingly few benefits of shareholder capitalism. In theory, they begin, shareholders help corporations […]

 
 

Rally at the SEC against Secret Money in Politics is gaining momentum

Rally at the SEC against Secret Money in Politics is gaining momentum

  The Citizens United reform movement has caught some momentum over the last few days as the protests at the SEC have started to ramp up. “The SEC can do something about the fact that money is taking over the political process,” said Bill de Blasio, the public advocate for New York City. “They can force publicly traded corporations to disclose their political spending. It’s not a lot to ask to simply disclose what they’re doing. The SEC has the power, but the SEC is not using the power.”(1) The bottleneck in the private money for influence peddling scam is […]

 
 

Lennox Little League in jeopardy after returning strip club money – latimes.com

Lennox Little League in jeopardy after returning strip club money – latimes.com

Watch Video Here Lennox Little League in jeopardy after returning strip club money – latimes.com. This is a real predicament. Either give back the money that all those men paid for lap dances, or kill a little league season for dozens of little kids who love baseball. What a sad moral decision to make.   -Cameron Michaels