I watched another documentary while working over the weekend – The Corporation.  It was a bit heavy-handed, but I got a lot out of it, not the least of which was more fuel for my cynicism about the relationship between Corporate America and our Government.  

One thing that was disturbing was the fact that shortly after the 14th Amendment was ratified, the Amendment that in part deals with our right to Due Process before life and property are taken, Corporations went to court defending themselves and their (the corporations’) interests as if they (the corporations) were somehow individuals like you and I, entitled to the same rights as human American citizens. And our judges and courts basically gave corporations that designation by way of their rulings.

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