AN UNREASONABLE MAN -- ILLUSTRATED SCREENPLAY & SCREENCAP GALLERY
when he was the general counsel of the Chamber of Commerce.
He said, "There's a threat to America.
These public interest groups are a huge threat to America. Every corporation has to react."
[Robert Weissman, Editor, Multinational Monitor] At the time he wrote what's now known as the Powell Memo, he was an attorney.
Of course, he did go on to become a Supreme Court justice.
This was not an obscure figure. This was a call to action by a leading corporate lawyer ...
trying to rally the troops saying, "We're in trouble, we gotta do something different."
[Joan Claybrook, President -- Public Citizen] And we have to take back the minds and hearts of students and academics and media ...