2016 Barnstorming Tours

In the tradition of the mighty Populist Movement, Move to Amend's experienced and acclaimed speakers travel the country, spreading the word about the campaign to amend the Constitution and inspiring action!

Our speakers give rousing talks, telling the story of the American creation myth and the Constitution as it pertains to Corporate Personhood and illegitimate but legal corporate constitutional rights, followed by about an hour of facilitated discussion / Q and A. 

Move to Amend is Touring With Neil Young in October!

September 22, 2015

Move to Amend is *thrilled* to announce that we have been invited to join Neil Young on his upcoming tour for his new studio album, The Monsanto Years.

Neil and team have invited 5 non-profits to join his tour to help raise awareness about the corporate takeover of farming and of our food supply, as well as climate change and other environmental issues, and Move to Amend is one of them.

You can help us be part of this in a number of ways...

Trial for Six Defendants from Occupy the Courts Arrests

Washington, DC – January 20, 2012 marked the second anniversary of the US Supreme Court split (5-4) decision in Citizens United v FEC establishing that “corporate personhood” is constitutional and protected by the First Amendment – a corporation is a person, and money is free speech. This ruling overturned a bipartisan election law (BCRA 2002)[1], which limited corporate finance funding in political campaigns.

Corporate Personhood: 126 Years is Enough!

May 2012 marks the 126th anniversary of the Supreme Court granting corporations the rights of human beings. That’s right, Corporate Personhood didn’t begin with Citizens United!

In 1886 the U.S. Supreme Court declared that under the law corporations were “persons” and gave them the same rights as human beings. But a corporation exists only on paper. It is simply a legal creation that allows a group of people to engage in activities as a single entity.

Barnstorming Tours in 2017

In the tradition of the mighty Populist Movement, Move to Amend's experienced and acclaimed speakers travel the country, spreading the word about the campaign to amend the Constitution and inspiring action!

Our speakers give rousing talks, telling the story of the American creation myth and the Constitution as it pertains to Corporate Personhood and illegitimate but legal corporate constitutional rights, followed by about an hour of facilitated discussion / Q and A. 

Resolutions Week: Resolve to Amend! June 11-15

Organize in Your Home Town for a Constitutional Amendment to Overturn Citizens United and Limit Campaign Contributions and Corporate Power

Since the Move to Amend coalition launched in 2010, our grassroots activists have successfully passed dozens of community resolutions declaring public support for a constitutional amendment to overturn Citizens United v. FEC by establishing that a corporation is not a person, and money is not speech!

October Call Your Congressman!

Our Move to Amend Leaders will be in DC meeting with our congressmen and asking them to take action to support our version of the 28th Amendment.  Please give them a call.  If you already make call on other issues, add this to them as our amendment will help disolve barriers to making progress on our top issue.

Ask your representative to sponsor or support HJR 48.  Ask your Senators to introduce a companion bill to HJR 48.

Portman (202) 224-3353

Brown (202) 224-2315

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