Wednesday, 2 July 2014
Lawrence Lessig & Jack Abramoff are doing an AMA on reddit on the subject of US campaign finance reform
quote [ Hey reddit,
When we launched the first phase of MAYDAY.US, we had a great discussion about the influence of money in our political system.
Now, with three days to go in the second phase of MAYDAY, I'd like to dive into more detail about what exactly our country faces and how it specifically impacts the Internet... ]
MayDay.US is trying to raise $5 million by midnight July 4th to end the influence of big money on US elections. As of this post, they're at $2.6 million. If they make their goal, it'll be matched for a total of $12 million.