"Whenever the people are well-informed, they can be trusted with their own government.” Thomas Jefferson
Confident that Thomas Jefferson was right, Move to Amend is providing the facts on State Issue 2, so that voters can make an informed choice.
Mentor MTA will hold its next monthly meeting on 30 April 2015 at 7 pm at Dave Lima's house.
Huge margins back up claim that 'nearly all Americans share the sentiment that corporations should not have the same rights as people'
Citizens in dozens of communities voted overwhelmingly on Tuesday for their legislators to pass a constitutional amendment to overturn the Supreme Court’s Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission decision, which opened the door for the super-rich and corporations to trample democracy.
As they headed to the polls to vote in what turned out to be the most expensive midterm election in history — one in which outside money from undisclosed sources played an outsized role and the number of small individual donors shrank — voters across the country made clear their desire to end corporate personhood and get big money out of politics.
Mentor Initiative in Support of Movement to Amend the U.S. Constitution
to Establish that Corporations are not People and Money is not Speech
Public Invited to View the Film “Legalize Democracy”
MENTOR – Legalize Democracy examines the history of the relationship between corporate
power, oppression and people’s social movements in the quest for real democracy in
Mentor MTA is hard at work planning Phase II, the educational portion of our MTA effort. Our March event will be a "We The People" event. Members are scouting venues, writing invitations, and compiling lists of invitees. We're also mapping out plans for other educational events.