Secretive Corporate-Legislative Group ALEC Holds Annual Meeting to Rewrite State Laws

Here are two news articles about the little known organization, ALEC (American  Legislative Exchange Council).  They represent corporate interests and are no doubt responsible for some of the skewed laws we're seeing today.  `Noa

The Race To The Bottom

March 25th marked the 100th anniverary of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire which killed 146 sweatshop workers.  Just three months ago, an eerily similar fire broke out in a Bangladesh factory. What have we done to improve workplace conditions since 1911?  What implications do policies that grant power to corporations over the rights of workers have on the rest of us?



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