We advocate a constitutional amendment
to specify that corporations do not (and never were intended to) have constitutional rights that entitle them to put their interests ahead of the public welfare.
The Bill of Rights applies only to people!
We are part of a national movement actively promoting such a constitutional amendment.
We are not affiliated with! any political party
Write A Letter
A vital and impactive strategy in standing up for the Bill Of Rights, and our Constitution is to write a Letter to the Editor such as this letter:
"Oil Industry Spokesman Misrepresents Local Citizen Efforts To Protect Environment"
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We declare independence
from corporate control
over our economic, political
and personal lives!
"The law locks up the man or woman."
Who steals the goose from off the Common
But leaves the greater felon loose,
Who steals the Common from the goose
The Goose and the Commons author unknown
Why money creation
is central to most
of the problems
faced by society
through the power
of home rule, the County’s waters
and the health
of its people
from the threat of contamination by fracking wastes
from neighboring states.
BILL OF RIGHTS
AND WATER SUPPLY PROTECTION ORDINANCE An Ordinance Establishing A Community Bill Of Rights For Residents And Natural Communities Of Athens And Protecting Those Rights By Prohibiting Shale Gas And Oil Extraction And Related Activities; And By Elevating The Rights And Governance Of The People Of Athens Over Those Privileges Bestowed On Certain Extraction Corporations.
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