Source: Tesla Motors
quote: The "no taxation without representation" is for people, not for companies. You're anthropomorphizing them as a base assumption and I'm not sure you even realize you're doing it.
quote: Why then wouldn't I say that it's illegal to tax dog food...because dogs need to eat yet they have no representation to fight this tax?
quote: Corporate Personhood has been upheld by nearly every Supreme Court for over a hundred years.
quote: You're going to have to do more to outweigh that than a poor interpretation of the Boston Tea Party. I've often heard Progressives make the argument that the Founders were against Corporations so we should be too. But that's clearly not based in any researchable facts.
quote: If you can find me a first world nation with a thriving economy that's banned Corporations, I would like to see how they did it.