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Response to KoKo (Original post)

Sat Apr 6, 2013, 12:26 PM

2. Yes , the people must not give up

would you give up if your child had a disease and do nothing?

Watch this video...it is 16 minutes.

Toward the end of the movie..The speaker brought up some states. One was Connecticut. Last week Connecticut law makers passed the strict gun control bill.. How did they do it...watch the movie.

http://www.ted.com/talks/lawrence_lessig_we_the_people_and_the_republic_we_must_reclaim.html

There is a corruption at the heart of American politics, caused by the dependence of Congressional candidates on funding from the tiniest percentage of citizens. That's the argument at the core of this blistering talk by legal scholar Lawrence Lessig. With rapid-fire visuals, he shows how the funding process weakens the Republic in the most fundamental way, and issues a rallying bipartisan cry that will resonate with many in the U.S. and beyond.

Lawrence Lessig has already transformed intellectual-property law with his Creative Commons innovation. Now he's focused on an even bigger problem: The US' broken political system

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