Sunday, December 20, 2009

"The Corporation"

Someone known as "Learning to See" left a comment today urging us all to see "The Corporation" - an award-winning Canadian documentary that offers really important insight about global capitalism. Quite a large number of contemporary thinkers who are prominent critics of the way corporations exist and operate appear in this film.

Here below are both the trailer and Part 1. You can then watch the entire documentary by following the other parts in the section of the actual YouTube site called "related videos":

I've long been both troubled and confused by the legal "personhood" of corporations. (And also that their right to give vast sums of money to political campaigns is considered protected "free speech".)

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