LEGALIZE DEMOCRACY is a short documentary by Dennis Trainor, Jr. about the movement for a constitutional amendment to abolish in its entirety two illegitimate, court-created legal doctrines—the concept of "corporate constitutional rights" (sometimes known as corporate personhood) and "money equals political speech."
Originally posted at PopularResistance.org http://youtu.be/AksJuVAs2mc watch the full show here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DNRoP9Hs0tU Eleanor Goldfield is a creative activist and writer based in Los Angeles. She works with organizations to create digital content as well as live events to combine pop culture and politics - art killing apathy; her political hard rock band Rooftop Revolutionaries being a [...]
http://youtu.be/DNRoP9Hs0tU Originally posted at PopularResistance.org Adam Kokesh, who recently served four months in prison in connection with an Independence Day incident in which he videotaped himself loading a shotgun in Freedom Plaza, near the White House, sits down with Dennis to discuss Libertarianism, performance art in protest, and the book he wrote in prison, Freedom. In part 2 [...]
http://youtu.be/6Pc_jreF0X4 This is an excerpt from the documentary, Legalize Democracy. The premiere of the full documentary will be airing on Free Speech TV (FSTV) Tuesday, January 21, 2014- and all throughout the week. Check here for full listing, including how to watch live on the web. Legalize Democracy Written and Directed by Dennis Trainor, Jr. Produced by AJ Russo [...]
Originally posted at PopularResistance.org> http://youtu.be/jU4xYcg5Fjc As the late populist and journalist Molly Ivins once said: “It is possible to read the history of this country as one long struggle to extend the liberties established in our Constitution to everyone in America.” Extending those liberties and constitutional protections to corporations is antithetical to the principles of Democracy. While [...]
http://youtu.be/U9MNUGT9oq0 A group called We the People Maine went to the State House on Wednesday to deliver a formal request for the Legislature to apply for a Constitutional Convention of States to overturn Citizens United and establish that “corporations are not people and money is not speech.”Asher Platts was there, and files a report.