Great point – and very concerning as we’ve just seen that capitalism is an evil
which CANNOT be regulated. Depending on where you think the turning point
was – with Our Founders who set us on a path of ideals not at all supported by
the actual Constitution where they didn’t create a democracy, but actually created
an Elite Patriarchy – or whether you think the alert to Elites* in the 1970’s set them
on this current course of corporate personhood –
Thank you, natureboy – “People of privilege will always risk their complete destruction rather than surrender any material part of their advantage” - John Kenneth Galbraith"
Also question re Act Blue –
ActBlue Charities is a registered charitable organization formed to democratize charitable giving.
Notice that they removed the Common Dreams address for checks from their website –
but the address still appears on the CD website.
In fighting capitalism, we need to fight the use of credit cards which only makes banks wealthy.
Don’t forget checks!
Every credit card company assesses a charge – last I checked it was 3.5% of the amount being
given. And American Express is 7%.
Is Act Blue any different?
- Apologies – Can’t remember the name of the official - Judge/Member of Congress/? - who
sent the letter … I think it was around 1976/? Have it somewhere in my computer but can’t pull
it up - and not having any success either looking for it on internet.