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Kelvin Mace Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jun-19-08 08:26 AM
Response to Reply #11
12. I made two revisions
and addressed your suggestion.
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  -A constitutional amendment is proposed Kelvin Mace  Jun-19-08 07:46 AM   #0 
  - I think it's beautiful! n/t  ColbertWatcher   Jun-19-08 07:49 AM   #1 
  - Any amendment to the Constitution must be passed by our corporate owned politicians  Jim__   Jun-19-08 07:53 AM   #2 
  - Agreed,  Kelvin Mace   Jun-19-08 07:57 AM   #3 
  - I LIKE IT!!!!!!  texanshatingbush   Jun-19-08 07:57 AM   #4 
  - Probably not  Kelvin Mace   Jun-19-08 08:10 AM   #8 
  - Sounds good. As a delegate of the North Carolina Democratic  mmonk   Jun-19-08 07:59 AM   #5 
  - Cool!  Kelvin Mace   Jun-19-08 08:11 AM   #9 
  - Raleigh  mmonk   Jun-19-08 08:59 AM   #17 
  - Superb!!!  Sherman A1   Jun-19-08 08:35 AM   #14 
     - Yes. We emphasize that corporate personage has corrupted democracy.  mmonk   Jun-19-08 09:01 AM   #18 
     - Here are two of the resolutions on financial corruption:  mmonk   Jun-19-08 09:17 AM   #19 
        - I totally agree, but  Sherman A1   Jun-19-08 10:52 AM   #27 
  - Let it BEGIN!!!!  ElsewheresDaughter   Jun-19-08 08:03 AM   #6 
  - So a corporation, partnership, etc, could not file suit or be sued?  RGBolen   Jun-19-08 08:06 AM   #7 
  - No, they could still be sued  Kelvin Mace   Jun-19-08 08:15 AM   #10 
     - "the people may outlaw political contributions by corporations"  onenote   Jun-19-08 10:14 AM   #23 
        - Yup!  MonkeyFunk   Jun-19-08 10:31 AM   #25 
        - First, I don't think the amendment  Kelvin Mace   Jun-19-08 09:00 PM   #34 
        - Uh, no.  Kelvin Mace   Jun-19-08 08:51 PM   #30 
  - I'm not sure about the exist at the sufferance of the people bit  bryant69   Jun-19-08 08:18 AM   #11 
  - I made two revisions  Kelvin Mace   Jun-19-08 08:26 AM   #12 
  - Excellent!!!  LiberalEsto   Jun-19-08 08:28 AM   #13 
  - Fantastic  nykym   Jun-19-08 08:37 AM   #15 
  - The big corporations will love it  Pigwidgeon   Jun-19-08 08:55 AM   #16 
  - How do "big" corporations  Kelvin Mace   Jun-19-08 09:02 PM   #35 
     - It's not the law -- it's economics  Pigwidgeon   Jun-19-08 10:45 PM   #43 
  - Have you checked out Reclaim Democracy's corporate personhood pages?  CrispyQGirl   Jun-19-08 09:28 AM   #20 
  - So Greenpeace or Planned Parenthood couldn't lobby?  MonkeyFunk   Jun-19-08 10:32 AM   #26 
     - They can lobby until the cows come home  Kelvin Mace   Jun-19-08 09:04 PM   #36 
        - then how does this fit in?  MonkeyFunk   Jun-19-08 10:35 PM   #41 
  - If corporations enjoy the status as a 'person'  formercia   Jun-19-08 09:34 AM   #21 
  - Tecnically, you can revoke their charter  Kelvin Mace   Jun-19-08 09:05 PM   #37 
     - There has to be some penalty for their sociopathic behavior.  formercia   Jun-20-08 06:34 AM   #49 
  - so a newspaper would have no first amendment rights if it was established as a corporate entity  onenote   Jun-19-08 10:03 AM   #22 
  - Again, as the First Amerndment  Kelvin Mace   Jun-19-08 09:06 PM   #38 
     - how does your text not apply to legislation denying corporations freedom of speech?  onenote   Jun-19-08 11:07 PM   #45 
  - And people could then also remove their right to due process?  MonkeyFunk   Jun-19-08 10:29 AM   #24 
  - Corporations CAN donate money  Kelvin Mace   Jun-19-08 09:09 PM   #39 
     - corporations may not donate to a candidate  MonkeyFunk   Jun-19-08 10:36 PM   #42 
  - Robots!  dgibby   Jun-19-08 12:03 PM   #28 
  - The repeal of corporate personhood is a key that will unlock our Constitutional Rights  windoe   Jun-19-08 03:15 PM   #29 
  - Excellent !  kentuck   Jun-19-08 08:53 PM   #31 
  - Just delete "artificial persons"  StopThePendulum   Jun-19-08 08:56 PM   #32 
  - I agree with #32, if you add that in then it leaves it  cstanleytech   Jun-19-08 09:00 PM   #33 
  - Not a single state would pass it.  TexasObserver   Jun-19-08 09:10 PM   #40 
  - Rich people in general own the local branches of the Democratic Party.  Leopolds Ghost   Jun-20-08 03:49 AM   #47 
  - update  some guy   Jun-19-08 10:48 PM   #44 
  - Thomas Jefferson sought an amendment like this in the Bill of Rights...  Leopolds Ghost   Jun-20-08 03:47 AM   #46 
  - This would be better:  bean fidhleir   Jun-20-08 04:29 AM   #48 
  - I like it...  annabanana   Jun-20-08 06:38 AM   #50 
 

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