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This is What Democracy Tastes Like

October 23, 2017

Houseparties are a chance for you to share up front and in person about why this issue is such a great threat to our democracy. Your relationship with your family and friends gives you the unique ability to explain corporate personhood with stories and examples that they can relate to. This is why we need YOU to host a house party.

Incarcerated Women Are Fighting on the Front Lines of California's Wildfires for $1 an Hour

October 11, 2017

Other inmates are not at all pleased by the wages, particularly considering the incredible hazards of the job. La’Sonya Edwards, an inmate who fights fires in southern California, told the New York Times in August that she makes around $500 per year in camp, plus an extra few hundred for working on the fire line. The salary of a full time civilian fighter starts at around $40,000.

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