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depakid Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Sep-11-09 01:46 AM
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27. The Supreme Court is attempting to influence the political process again
If this country had any integrity left, Scalia, Thomas and Kennedy would have long since been impeached.
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  -Roberts says he sees corporations as no different than people re free speech. JohnWxy  Sep-10-09 04:37 PM   #0 
  - He's wrong. It's that simple.  PDJane   Sep-10-09 04:55 PM   #1 
  - Yes, he is dead wrong.  Enthusiast   Sep-10-09 05:28 PM   #12 
  - but the same thing could be said about labor unions, cooperatives, and consumer advocates, too.  provis99   Sep-10-09 07:51 PM   #22 
     - Easy fix is to have publicly funded elections.  lovelyrita   Sep-10-09 09:09 PM   #23 
     - NO - IT CAN'T!!! You're talking apples and oranges here...  TankLV   Sep-10-09 09:33 PM   #25 
     - The Supreme Court is attempting to influence the political process again  depakid   Sep-11-09 01:46 AM   #27 
        - Roberts is the one gunning for the corp $ as free speech argument. Sure  MrsCorleone   Sep-11-09 02:29 PM   #30 
     - the comparison to unions and other organizations is fallacious-  JohnWxy   Sep-11-09 02:21 PM   #29 
  - some examples of corporations' sense of responsibility to community- 1,300 Super fund toxic waste  JohnWxy   Sep-10-09 05:01 PM   #2 
  - What is even worse about the super fund situation is this key fact  truedelphi   Sep-10-09 06:16 PM   #17 
  - sooo, death penalty for corporations? coca-cola for president????nt  create.peace   Sep-10-09 05:10 PM   #3 
  - Beat me to it!  cascadiance   Sep-10-09 05:17 PM   #5 
  - in the Truman Show  DBoon   Sep-10-09 05:18 PM   #7 
     - in which we are living, truth be told....nt  create.peace   Sep-10-09 05:25 PM   #10 
     - Have you looked out your window lately?  truedelphi   Sep-10-09 06:17 PM   #18 
  - As I ask in my sig line: If a corporation is a person, ...  damntexdem   Sep-10-09 05:15 PM   #4 
  - And we should have NO more corporate buyouts then too! Isn't that SLAVERY of other "people"?  cascadiance   Sep-10-09 05:18 PM   #8 
  - another example of corporate responsibility: Love Canal: Give me Liberty. I've Already Got Death.  JohnWxy   Sep-10-09 05:18 PM   #6 
  - Definition of a Corporation: " owners and shareholders enjoy limited liability"  JohnWxy   Sep-10-09 05:24 PM   #9 
  - Sounds like we're going to end up with another bad decision.  girl gone mad   Sep-10-09 05:27 PM   #11 
  - Easy response, Justice Roberts. Shall we give corporations the right to vote?  ChairmanAgnostic   Sep-10-09 05:39 PM   #13 
  - Regarding rights of humans -  JohnWxy   Sep-10-09 05:48 PM   #14 
  - Dem . .  my future me   Sep-10-09 05:51 PM   #15 
  - I guess we'll have to give them different sexes so they won't have  cascadiance   Sep-10-09 06:28 PM   #19 
  - People die and pay taxes  femrap   Sep-10-09 06:13 PM   #16 
  - My question is: WHAT can we do when this corporate personhood is enshrined by the SC?  bertman   Sep-10-09 07:15 PM   #20 
  - I have been pondering this. Since I'm sure Roberts, and others, want to give corporations free  JohnWxy   Sep-11-09 02:41 PM   #31 
  - I posted this because I think people better start emailing Congress and WH that THAT result better  JohnWxy   Sep-11-09 03:07 PM   #33 
  - I do not think advocacy corporations should even be legal. Corporations were first allowed to engage  JohnWxy   Sep-11-09 03:23 PM   #35 
  - foreign owned corps will have a say  Justicekthx   Sep-10-09 07:29 PM   #21 
  - It's been his mission since he arrived at the Supreme Court.....  marmar   Sep-10-09 09:33 PM   #24 
  - If they want to propose personhood for a corporation,  enuegii   Sep-11-09 12:32 AM   #26 
  - oooh - I like that. n/t  truedelphi   Sep-11-09 03:11 PM   #34 
  - Justice Sotomayor noticed:  elleng   Sep-11-09 02:48 AM   #28 
  - IF Corporations can be considered PEOPLE, THEN  benld74   Sep-11-09 03:03 PM   #32 

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