[Foundation-l] Politico: "Wikimedia foundation hires lobbyists on sopa, pipa"
de10011 at gmail.com
Mon Jan 23 04:23:50 UTC 2012
On Mon, Jan 23, 2012 at 2:17 AM, Anthony <wikimail at inbox.org> wrote:
> On Sun, Jan 22, 2012 at 11:11 PM, Theo10011 <de10011 at gmail.com> wrote:
> > On Mon, Jan 23, 2012 at 1:48 AM, Anthony <wikimail at inbox.org> wrote:
> >> On Sun, Jan 22, 2012 at 10:32 PM, Theo10011 <de10011 at gmail.com> wrote:
> >> > Well, that was my point, according to recent rulings, money is speech
> >> > corporations are people
> >> Really? That's weird. What recent ruling said that?
> > Citizens United Vs. Federal Election Commission
> It said that money is speech and corporations are people? Weird.
> Where does it say that? My search seems to be broken, cause I can't
> find it.
> > I was referring to David Kairys quote here.
> AFAICT, Kairys' quote was that money *isn't* speech, and corporations
> *aren't* people.
This seems rather dickish.
Let me re-state, I wasn't quoting Kairy but referring to his opposition. If
you read I said "according to recent rulings....", I didn't quote the
legislation or Kairy first, but a layman's understanding of the ruling,
based in part to a quote by a profesor at law.
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