Written in 1971 to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the Lewis Powell Memo was a blueprint for corporate domination of American Democracy.
A typescript PDF copy of the original Powell Memo, with footnotes, can be downloaded from the Greenpeace Investigations website. For more, see Greenpeace analyses of how Lewis Powell’s suggestions have impacted the realms of politics, judicial law, communications and education.
The full text of the Powell Memo is below:
And: the Liberal equivalent:
Noam Chomsky, “The Carter Administration: Myth and Reality,” Excerpted from Radical Priorities, 1981
Listen to Q&A, elaborating these two reports: from:
- Neoliberalism: An Accounting — Alternative Radio December 22, 2017, recorded at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, April 13, 2017.