Monthly Archives: October 2016

REAL Democracy History Calendar – October 31 – November 6

October 31 1783 – New Hampshire State Constitution established Article 83 of the New Hampshire Constitution reads: “The size and functions of all corporations should be so limited and regulated as to prohibit fictitious capitalization and provision should be made … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

REAL Democracy History Calendar – October 24 – 30

October 24 1945 – United Nations Charter comes into force, marking the beginning of the international organization Responding to several notable international abuses by the ITT and Nestle corporations in the developing world, the UN established a Commission and Center … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

REAL Democracy History Calendar – October 17 – 23

October 17 2014 – Published article, “How Billionaire Oligarchs Are Becoming Their Own Political Parties” in New York Times Magazine “In 2010, the Citizens United decision by the Supreme Court effectively blew apart the McCain-Feingold restrictions on outside groups and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

REAL Democracy History Calendar – October 10 – 16

October 10 2015 – “Just 158 families have provided nearly half of the early money for efforts to capture the White House” article in the New York Times “They are overwhelmingly white, rich, older and male, in a nation that … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

REAL Democracy History Calendar -October 3-9

October 3 1944 – Birth of Jim Price, Tuscaloosa (AL) Move to Amend facilitator; Program on Corporations, Law & Democracy (POCLAD) Principal, former Sierra Club regional field representative “When organizing (especially in regions like the American South) we are faced … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment