Saturday, January 22, 2011

Go Vermont!

This is pretty awesome. A new resolution by state senator Virginia Lyons of Vermont is aiming to tear down corporate rights.

A bit from the legislation:
The profits and institutional survival of large corporations are often in direct conflict with the essential needs and rights of human beings...

Now a resolution is really just a proposal, but it's still a step in the right direction imho.

[ Full Article: Vermont Is Gearing Up to Strike a Major Blow to Corporate Personhood ]