12:00am

Tue May 27, 2014
Politics

Your Call: How can we break the stranglehold of big money in politics?

  

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today’s Your Call, we’ll have a conversation with Harvard professor Lawrence Lessig about his mission to get money out of politics. Lessig recently announced plans to start a Super PAC to “end all super PACS.” His goal is to raise enough money to elect politicians who will vote for fundamental reform of the campaign finance system. What’s the best way to get money out of politics? Join the conversation on the next Your Call, with Rose Aguilar, and you.

Guests:

Lawrence Lessig, professor and director of the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics at Harvard University and founder of the Center for Internet and Society

Web Resources:

MayOne.us: Kickstart corruption reform, save our democracy

Aljazeera: U.S.MAY DAY PAC WANTS TO END ALL SUPER PACS

Think Progress: Anti-Dark Money Activist Lawrence Lessig Launches A Super PAC To End Super PACs

99 Rise: California March for Democracy

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