buy me a democracy!


Every so often I start thinking that we have a functioning democracy in the United States. And then something like this crops up, where the guys with the money get to dictate the playing field. The Postal Service will be raising rates by massive proportions on small, independent periodicals, while keeping the rates low for behemoths like Time Warner.

Stamp Out the Rate Hike: Stop the Post Office

Who cares about free speech if you can’t afford to actually send any of it out in the mail?