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Megacorporations Make Poor Governments | Incoming

All across the world, the power of the national governments dwinded, in their place rose the megacorporations. Where once there had been senates, parliaments and the electorate there were now only shareholders. Citizens became employees. Have you heard this story before? Probably. The idea of a megacorporation or group of megacorporations taking over the responsibilities of a government is one...

This is what democracy looks like | Anthony D. Romero

Silicon Valley is obsessed with disruption, but these days, the biggest disruptor didn’t come out of Silicon Valley. It came out of steel towns in Ohio, rural communities in Pennsylvania, the Panhandle in Florida. And this last US presidential election was the mother of all disruptions. Once again, politics is personal. Millions of Americans became activists overnight, pouring into the...