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Tell Corporate Lobbyists: ‘Do Not Disturb’ Democracy

Posted by in Elect Democracy on 4th March, 2013 | 4 Comments

DoorHandleFront2On April Fools day, prank with purpose: send your Senator and Representative a ‘Do Not Disturb’ door hanger to keep corporate lobbyists OUT of their office.

The Power of We: 5 Ways to Elect Democracy in 2012

Posted by in Elect Democracy, Featured, People Power, Not Corporate Power on 15th October, 2012 | No Comments

GX-ED-Sticker-300x300Here are five fresh ideas for reclaiming democracy by and for the people, from joining our Stick It To Super PACs day of action to organizing local documentary screenings.

Want to Avoid the Post-Election Blues?

Posted by in Elect Democracy, People Power, Not Corporate Power on 14th October, 2012 | No Comments

HeistStay off the bleachers post-election: Sign up today with Global Exchange to host a screening of the critically acclaimed documentary “Heist: Who Stole the American Dream- and How We Can Get It Back.”

When It Comes to Political Cash, Some Firms Tell All (NPR)

Posted by in Elect Democracy, People Power, Not Corporate Power on 24th March, 2011 | No Comments

Proponents of transparency in the politics are winning disclosure battles one corporation at a time. The percentage of undisclosed money in the political system went up during last year’s midterm elections. That’s because of a dramatic increase in advertising by anonymously funded freelance organizations such as the American Action Fund and Citizens for Strength and […]

The Story of Stuff Project’s New Film About Citizens United

Posted by in World News & Events on 24th March, 2011 | No Comments

citizensHave you heard about the new film The Story of Citizens United v FEC yet? Released on March 1, 2011, this film is the latest in a popular series from The Story of Stuff Project featuring Annie Leonard.