Alliance for Democracy (USA)

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The Alliance for Democracy is a grassroot organization of US citizens seeking to replace corporate domination of politics with people power.

Mission statement[edit]

"The mission of the Alliance for Democracy is to free all people from corporate domination of politics, economics, the environment, culture and information; to establish true democracy; and to create a just society with a sustainable, equitable economy."[1]

History[edit]

The organization was founded in Texas, USA in 1996 by Ronnie Dugger, founding editor of the Texas Observer, whose article "A Call to Citizens: Will Real Populists Please Stand Up" was published in The Nation in August 1995.[2] He was assisted by Ohio lawyer Cliff Arnebeck. As of 2012, Arnebeck was still co-chair and attorney for the Alliance.

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