Howard Zinn: "The very 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 the Second World War."
A September 17 Supreme Court ruling declared unconstitutional articles of the elections act that allow corporate donations to election campaigns.
Danny Katch is an activist and humor writer. He is the author of America’s Got Democracy! The Making of the World’s Longest Running Reality Show, published by Haymarket Books.