There’s No Hiding It: Citizens United Wasn’t About “Speech” — It Was About Takeover of American Democracy | | AlterNet

There’s No Hiding It: Citizens United Wasn’t About “Speech” — It Was About Takeover of American Democracy | | AlterNet.

Poor people haven’t lost their voice — they can’t afford a voice. Everyday working people suffer from universal laryngitis, brought on by the absence of money. As for children — children who have a big stake in our elections but no vote, forget it — for them to be heard they would need piggy banks the size of Walmart heirs. Or the Koch brothers for uncles.

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