The late Howard Zinn: "The idea that the US was an empire did not occur to me until after I finished my work as a bombardier with the Eighth Air Force in World War II."
A September 17 Supreme Court ruling declared unconstitutional articles of the elections act that allow corporate donations to election campaigns.
Dennis Trainor, Jr. is the host and producer of Acronym TV. He has also produced and directed the documentaries American Autumn: an Occudoc and Legalize Democracy. Follow him on twitter (@DennisTrainorJr).