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."
This episode of the podcast is publishing about 24 hours before we learn the results of the final Super Tuesday results in California and begin the next chapter in the #FeeltheBern story. Whether that story amounts to, or will lead to a revolution (political or otherwise) is still an open question.
Originally Posted at PopularResistance.org http://youtu.be/VKMjT0zB5aM More than half of respondents in the survey, released by Harvard University’s Institute of Politics, said they think elected officials don’t share their priorities, and almost two-thirds said elected officials seem motivated by selfish reasons. Less than a quarter of the millennials polled said they will definitely be voting in [...]
Originally Posted at PopularResistance.org http://youtu.be/cdDfemVTCOo (Note: this is an episode clip. The full show will air on Monday, June 9) Earlier this year, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled, in McCutcheon V. FEC, the court struck down a limit on how much cash an individual could give to all federal candidates during an election cycle. In the 5-4 [...]
Originally posted at PopularResistance.org Legalize Democracy is a documentary film by Dennis Trainor, Jr. (American Autumn: an Occudoc) about the movement to amend -- why it is needed, and how you can get involved, placing the response to corporate coup of our government in the context of the growing Democracy movement emerging right here and right [...]
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 [...]