The local Move to Amend affiliate for Mendocino County, California.
Jim Tarbell, editor of Justice Rising and Michael St. John, economist, will be teaching Grassroots Solutions to Corporate Power through Mendocino College Extension in Ft. Bragg this spring! Details and registration information on the flyer, see link below.
May 14, 2014, Willits City Council passed a resolution calling on our legislators to call for an Amendment to the US Constitution to firmly establish that only human beings have the inalienable rights recognized in the Constitution, that money does not constitute speech and that political contributions can be regulated. The vote was 4 - 1.
Come show your support for Move to Amend at the Willits City Council meeting on Wednesday, May 14 at 6:30 p.m. at the City Council Chamber in City Hall on Commercial St.
The Mendocino County Board of Supervisors unanimously passed a resolution calling for an amendment to the U.S. Constitution at its August 27 meeting in Ukiah.
Their Resolution called for an amendment that said only human beings are endowed with Constitutional rights and that donations to political campaigns are not Free Speech and can be regulated.
This is a letter to the editor from Joy Gertler that was published in the Ukiah Daily Journal on Wednesday, August 28th.
An advisory measure aimed at ending corporate personhood appears to have been approved by Mendocino County voters.
The measure does not have the force of law but instructs local elected officials to pursue legislation to establish under law that only actual individuals have rights under the Constitution, and that corporations do not.