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Lawrence Lessig: We the People, and the Republic we must reclaim

There is a corruption at the heart of American politics, caused by the dependence of Congressional candidates to funding from the tiniest percentage of citizens. That's the argument at the core of this blistering talk by legal scholar Lawerance Lessig. With rapid-fire visuals, he shows how the funding process weakens the Republic om the most fundamental way, and issue a rallying bipartisan cry that resonate with many in the U.S. and beyond.

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However giving Congress the authority to borrow created a monster eager to seek out monstrous friends to create the corruption described.

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