Monthly Archives: June 2017

REAL Democracy History Calendar: June 26 – July 2

June 26 2003 – Nike v. Kasky – Supreme Court fails to rule on corporate right to lie The Supreme Court chose not to rule on a case brought by Nike Corporation concerning their right to political free speech under … Continue reading

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REAL Democracy History Calendar: June 19 – 25

June 19 1902 – Death of Lord Acton, English historian, politician and writer “The issue which has swept down the centuries and which will have to be fought sooner or later is the people versus the banks.” June 20 1885 … Continue reading

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REAL Democracy History Calendar: June 12-18

June 12 1953 – Birth of Dale Schultz, 32-year Republican state legislator in Wisconsin and former state Senate Majority Leader In 2013, before retiring rather than facing a primary challenger backed by Americans for Prosperity, he said: “When some think … Continue reading

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REAL Democracy History Calendar: June 5 – 11

June 5 1967 – See v. Seattle [387 U.S. 541] Supreme Court decision – corporations protected from random inspections under the 4th Amendment The Supreme Court grants corporations 4th Amendment protection from random inspection by fire departments. The Court framed … Continue reading

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