There is a corruption at the heart of American politics -- because political candidates depend on funding from the tiniest percentage of citizens. That's the argument at the core of this blistering talk by legal scholar Lawrence Lessig.
Really good talk...took me a while to get my "morning brain" to comprehend the "Lesters" but he makes incredibly good points.
This is nothing New...
There has been corruption in Politics since the beginning...Its called Earmarks...!
But we've already come so far... shutting down Acorn and the Unions.