- Aaron Swartz: Think Lunatics With MoneyAaron Swartz Money Quote saying nutty political positions can easily be studied by think tanks dedicated to their wealthy funders ideas
- Lawrence Lessig on Republic Lost to FundersLawrence Lessig Money Quotation saying during his TED talk quoting Leslie Byrne, a Democrat from Virginia to illustrate the cost to US politics of big money Funders controlling elections.
- Lawrence Lessig: Funders Take HostagesLawrence Lessig Money Quotation saying political favors bought by campaign donations must represent only voters not big money funders who don't vote.
- Lawrence Lessig on Two $tage DemocracyLawrence Lessig Money Quotation saying our leaders today are chosen by a miniscule percentage or the wealthiest citizens
- Lawerence Lessig: Funders of CampaignsLawrence Lessig Money Quotation saying lobbyists and businesses that employ them are determining how laws are written, which benefits them, not the public