If you think corporations have too much power in our democracy (or yours), we need you to keep reading….
On Tuesday, March 1st, the Story of Stuff Project took out a full-page ad in the Wisconsin State Journal with the banner headline: “Governor, Mr. Koch is holding for you on Line 3.”
The ad includes a graphic still from our new movie – The Story of Citizens United v FEC — as well as the URL for the movie site: www.storyofcitizensunited.org….
On March 1st, we’ll be releasing the first Story of Stuff movie of 2011—The Story of Citizens United v. FEC. The movie examines the disproportionate influence that corporations exercise in the American political system and was inspired by the disastrous 2010 U.S. Supreme Court decision that permitted corporations to spend freely to influence American elections.
We celebrate the fact that our movies have inspired millions around the world—from Brazil to South Africa and Russia to India. While many members of the Story of Stuff community don’t live in the United States, we believe The Story of Citizens United will hold lessons for us all….