28th Amendment: The “Corporate Firewall Amendment”


Reader DecentralizedScutinizer proposes the following outline for a 28th Amendment to the United States Constitution (edited for readability):

28th Amendment (aka Corporate Firewall Amendment)

Corporations are not persons and shall be granted only those rights and privileges that Congress deems necessary for the well-being of the People.

Congress shall provide legislation defining the terms and conditions of corporate charters according to their purpose; which shall include, but are not limited to:

1) prohibitions against any corporation:

a) owning another corporation;

b) becoming economically indispensable or monopolistic; or

c) otherwise distorting the general economy;

2) prohibitions against any form of intervention in the affairs of government by means of:

a) congressional lobbying;

b) electoral sponsorship or advocacy;

c) educational sponsorship or publication; or

d) media news reporting;

3) provisions for:

a) the auditing of standardized, current, and transparent account books;

b) closing the Federal Reserve Bank and the establishment of state-owned banks; and

c) civil and criminal penalties to be suffered by corporate executives et al for violation of the terms of a corporate charter.

What do you think?

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