Happy New Year! 2013 is the year!
With your help, Cleveland Heights voters will decide this
November whether or not to call on Congress to pass a
constitutional amendment to declare that only human beings,
not corporations, possess constitutional rights and that
political money is not equivalent to political speech and,
thus, can be regulated.
The 3 key words above are "with your help!" Needed are 5000
signatures by July. If everyone can just collect 20-30
signatures, we'll collect what we need.
Join us this Thursday to:
- Plan our petitioning campaign.
Martin Luther King Day is around the corner. We hope to
petition at the Heights celebration program ? focusing on
the corporate perversion of the 14th Amendment. (A short
educational will be presented on how corporations have
coopted the 14th Amendment to stifle local governments from
protecting their communities.) We'll also discuss other
wintertime petitioning opportunities. Petitions will also be
available at the meeting.
- Plan for producing a play, "The Prosecution of Judge Waite."
This is a short play describing how corporations first won
never-intended constitutional rights. One of the main
characters, Supreme Court Justice Morrison Waite, was from
Join us this Thursday as we plan to petition and to produce a play.