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How to Save the Green New Deal; Get Big Money Out of Politics--Again

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If you want to get Big Money out of politics

just make it, in a roundabout way, illegal.



Until 1971 Big Money as we know it today played no part in our politics: it was excluded by law. But now Big Money rules, and if the Green New Deal is ever to materialize, some means of excluding it again must be put in place.

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