Money speaks too loudly

April 4, 2014 

In its latest assault on the time-honored legal principle of stare decisis, the reactionary Supreme Court majority continued its relentless attack on democracy on behalf of its corporate sponsors.

Political donations are free speech. Corporations are people. These foolish decisions are like manna to the Koch brothers, Sheldon Adelson and the Walton family.

I suspect that Rush Limbaugh, Glen Beck, the Fox News gang, BND cartoonist Glenn McCoy and their fellow travelers are ecstatic.

Fred Ehrstein


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