corporations

Looking for a different kind of green

On Earth Day, April 22, I came across a compelling video on Facebook featuring Oren Lyons, Onondaga environmentalist and advocate for indigenous rights. I’ve long admired Lyo ...

Another View: Humanity trumps bottom line

My favorite urban legend is the story about a young Silicon Valley entrepreneur who insisted on driving in the carpool lane with a laptop computer sitting in the passenger seat. He ...

Are big corporations paying their fair share?

One of the most hotly debated issues is the subject of corporate income taxes and subsequent outsourcing to avoid them. One side believes corporations should pay their fair share ...

Reader input: A special ‘thanks’ to Fox News

I wish to apologize to Jack Smithart (Reader Input, May 1) for apparently offending his heroes, the Tea Party and Fox News (Were they even mentioned in my “Corpeople” l ...

Reader Input: Let corpeople pay a BS tax

The Bush-stacked Supreme Court decided corporations are people and have the same rights. Call them CORPEOPLE. Don’t regular people, therefore, have the same rights as corpeop ...

Big business lost moral compass

Why are Americans clogging intersections in large and small cities from New York to Portland? In my opinion, it isn’t complicated. The protesters are desperately trying to show t ...

Tom McClintock forgets his history

I agree with Congressman (Tom) McClintock’s editorial (Another View, July 29) which states cutting spending and creating new revenues from economic growth will balance the budget ...

Why bash companies that make jobs?

There is at the present time lots of discussion on the state of the states, mostly in regard to the unions and the collective bargaining clause. The unions were necessary in the 1 ...

Corporations should pay, too

I went to Congressman Tom McClintock’s Town Hall meeting last week and the main theme was cutting funds to “Obama-care” and how the deficit would be the demise of this countr ...

People’s votes marginalized

The gang of five (Supreme Court justices) has made it clear that they are the enemies of the people. They have handed the keys to power over to the rich and powerful multi-national ...

Corporations are not individuals

Only an idiot would state that a corporation is an individual and therefore covered under the Constitution. By definition, corporations are made up of individuals and are most de ...

Like unions, corporations can contribute

Regarding the letter from Pete Bobb in Thursday’s (Jan. 28) paper, what is the difference between a corporation making a contribution to a legislative candidate or political cau ...

Time to kowtow to corporations

“We, the people,” is no longer, thanks to the Supreme Court Gang of Five. The U.S.A. will now be run by unelected corporations and their CEOs, the very groups that nearly des ...

Don’t give the people’s money to corporations

When is the United States government going to wake up and reolize that the more they take from their hard-working tax-paying citizens, the less we have to spend. They are only leav ...

Corporations, very rich created economic crisis

Please don’t be stampeded. Please help this country. The very rich and corporations have sold us down the river. This is your country, too, and the country of your children and g ...