Corporations are not people
“Corporations are not people.
“People have hearts, they have kids, they get jobs, they get sick, they cry, they dance. They live, they love, and they die.
“And that matters, because we don’t run this country for corporations, we run it for people.”
“People feel like the system is rigged against them. And here’s the painful part: they’re right. The system is rigged…
“Oil companies guzzle down billions in subsidies. Billionaires pay lower tax rates than their secretaries. Wall Street CEOs—the same ones who wrecked our economy and destroyed millions of jobs—still strut around Congress, no shame, demanding favors, and acting like we should thank them.”
–Elizabeth Warren, Harvard Law School professor, and Democratic Party candidate in the 2012 United States Senate election