The Raging Grannies Strike Again!
March 16, 2010In light of CBS's decision to air Focus on the Family's anti-choice Super Bowl ad, we asked back in February what you thought C-B-S stood for. As it turns out, the South Florida Raging Grannies – an inspirational posse of outspoken singing women – had much to say on the subject. To check out their spirited answer, watch their video in our February blog post on the subject. And now, the South Florida Raging Grannies have struck again. This time, they're taking a swing at the Supreme Court. In January, the Supreme Court overturned two precedents to rule in a hotly contested 5-4 decision that the government may no longer ban political spending by corporations in candidate elections. While the majority argued that any such ban would violate corporations' First Amendment right to free speech, the dissenters held that a resulting influx of corporate contributions would corrupt democracy. The South Florida Raging Grannies had this to say on the subject: