Citizens United, competing free speech, and “associations of citizens”

Lynne Kiesling I’ve spent the past several hours reading the Supreme Court’s opinion in Citizens United vs. the FEC; the document is available at the Supreme Court web site, and I encourage anyone who has an opinion about or interest in political expression and freedom of speech to read it. In other words, every American … More Citizens United, competing free speech, and “associations of citizens”

The Founders were deeply skeptical of corporations

Michael Giberson Many keystrokes this week have been devoted to praising or damning the Supreme Court decision in Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission.  I’m inclined to agree with the praisers, but others are more competent to address the legal and political issues addressed by the court.  I just want to pass along a useful … More The Founders were deeply skeptical of corporations