This from NPR this morning.
When Did Companies Become People? Excavating The Legal Evolution
A pretty tepid piece but it does at least begin to unearth the long-buried issue of corporate “personhood” — as well as raise the “money as speech” question. Only took 4 years following Citizens United for the national media to ‘discover’ the issue.
Notice the picture.
Where have I seen that before??
Actually, it dates from the Move to Amend/Backbone Campaign sponsored “March of the Monahan Brothers” who walked across the US a few years ago to lift up the need to end corporate personhood and money as speech.