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We the Corporations

How American Businesses Won Their Civil Rights

by Adam Winkler

Hardcover, 471 pages, W W Norton & Co Inc, List Price: $28.95 |

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We the Corporations
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How American Businesses Won Their Civil Rights
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Traces the 200-year history of Citizens United and corporate America's battle to achieve constitutional freedom from federal control, examining the civil rights debates, key events and lawyers that shaped the controversial 2010 Supreme Court decision to extend the same constitutional protections to businesses that are in place for people. By the author of Gunfight.

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How American Corporations Had A 'Hidden' Civil Rights Movement

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