Wednesday, December 07, 2011

BRAVO, Los Angeles & Albany City Councils

Big time Psychotronic Paul Kudos go to the Los Angeles, CA and Albany, NY City Councils, the first to vote unanimously to support constitutional amendments that would undo the Supreme Court’s Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission ruling. . . A.K.A. the 21st century's Dred Scott Decision.

After all, the pay-to-play subversion of American democracy, driven by unlimited contributions by The Big Boys to candidates (and the high cost of media-drenched, hit advertisement-laden campaigns) is just one of the variables in the complex algebraic equation that caused the financial meltdown, nicely explained in the following:

Inside Job, Narrated by Matt Damon (Full Length HD) from jwrock on Vimeo.

I hope many more city councils and organizations on the local, state and regional levels have the guts to follow suit - but I am not holding my breath.

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