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Community Created Humboldt/Jan 23 10/Corporate Personhood

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Introduction[edit]

The following are proceedings from a breakout group at the Community Created Humboldt event on January 23rd, 2010.

Corporate Personhood Proceedings[edit]

  • politicize the issue in local elections
  • reemphasize we are citizens, not merely consumers
  • we already have the power, let’s exercise it (how?)
  • demonstrate all that we will be able to do when we win

Next Steps[edit]

  • mobilize a march on federal building
  • join movetoamend.org
  • real change happens through talking over the fences
  • study groups
  • convene a community forum using open forum technology
  • democracy movement duhc.org
  • ask elected officials where they stand
  • get board of supes to pass resolution honoring human personhood
  • create a national internet forum
  • create positive frames for the movement
  • create/post a one-page chronology of how “we” got “here”
  • harness the strengths of the residence to spread the word
  • 2/1 meetings HAF HBMWD 3 and 5:30
  • change our educ. Insts to create citizens, not consumers