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    Corporate Control

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    Quote Originally Posted by swamprat View Post
    Excellent video. Hedges is top shelf.

    The Supreme Court is lousy with former corporate shysters such as Clarence "sexual chocolate" Thomas (former chief counsel for Monsanto). The government's "regulators" are almost entirely former CEOs of the corporations supposedly being "regulated." Shyster Bernanke, shyster Geithner. Etc.

    One reform I'd make were I Decider: No person who wishes to serve in government as a regulator may ever work in the industry he seeks to regulate; moreover, he would be ineligible to serve as a regulator if he had ever previously worked in that industry in any senior/managerial capacity.

    Also, corporate "personhood" would be abolished.

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