VIDEO- ALEC for Dummies: Who is behind the laws that led to the Trayvon Martin killing


"From blocking health care reform to gutting environmental laws to busting unions and pushing private prisons, it's a right wing rapid fire turkey shoot!"

Shoot-em-up Charlie takes a look at the killing of Trayvon Martin and what may be behind the "Stand Your Ground" laws that have spread around the United States. Please be warned, hoodies are featured in this cartoon. Learn all about the NRA and ALEC, that sneaky behind the scenes puppet-master. A Mark Fiore political animation.

Then, if you want to feel even more nauseous, check out my post Extortion: The terrible Citizens United effect. Between that and the above video, you should be feeling pretty motivated to vote for progressive candidates, come November.

H/t: @sasha031