Monthly Archives: September 2016

REAL Democracy History Calendar – September 26 – October 2

September 26 1961 – Death of Charles E. Wilson, CEO of General Motors corporation and U.S. Secretary of Defense “What is good for the country is good for General Motors, and what’s good for General Motors is good for the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

REAL Democracy History Calendar – September 19 – 25

September 19 1907 – Birth of Lewis Powell, advocate for a more activist pro-corporate Supreme Court Attorney Lewis Powell wrote a memo to the US Chamber of Commerce in 1971 entitled, “Attack on American Free Enterprise System.” The memo called … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

REAL Democracy History Calendar – September 12 – 18

September 12 1806 – Death of Edward Thurlow, Lord Chancellor, Great Britain “Did you ever expect a corporation to have a conscience, when it has no soul to be damned, and no body to be kicked?” 1880 – Birth of … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

REAL Democracy History Calendar – September 5-11

September 5 1964 – Death of Elizabeth Gurley Flynn, labor leader, activist, and feminist “History has a long-range perspective. It ultimately passes stern judgment on tyrants and vindicates those who fought, suffered, were imprisoned, and died for human freedom, against … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment