Does anyone really believe that corporations are people and that money is speech? Thanks to recent Supreme Court decisions, the law of the land is that money is considered speech and corporations are people – just like you and me.
Corporations are not people and money is not speech.
Let's suport Proposition 59 and make California the 17th state to support reversing the 2010 Supreme Court decision in Citizens United. Proposition 59 makes clear thet corporations are not people, should not have th same constitutional rights as people, and it allows we the people to regulate or limit contributions and spending on campaigns.
Whatever your No. 1 cause is – gun control, mitigating climate change, immigration reform, income inequality, health care – you should make getting money out of politics your No. 2. Join with the national organization Move to Amend in its mission to build a democracy accountable to the people, rather than to the wealthy special interests.
How do we put “we the people” back in charge? As with previous campaigns for women’s suffrage and for civil rights, “we the people” must form a grass-roots movement to bring change.