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8 Minutes on Obama’s First Year, by Lawrence Lessig:

An analysis of what’s really accounts for the failures of this past year, and why regardless of your politics, you should be pushing for real change

Some good stuff here. What I want to know, though, is how he figures this is going to happen in the wake of today’s Citizens United Supreme Court decision, which allows the same people* responsible for our broken Congress to funnel endless amounts of resources into those same Congressional coffers.

*And by people, really, we’re talking about corporations, since that was the point of the decision: that corporations can now make political contributions, same as people.


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