Corporationalism (Noun) is an economic and political theory
advocating the rights and power of Corporation(s) over the individual, people, governments, locally, regionally, nationally
and internationally. Its main characteristic are that
it is fiercely opposed to "red tape", which can be anything from bank reform, union membership and health insurance reform to extra safety costs, the big corporations see government as a potential
hindrance to their
activities. Its main goal is to make
the largest profit for its shareholders, for the least amount of costs. It is derived by the earlier concept of Corporatism
is being replaced by a new, highly government- and regulation-resistant strain of "corporationalism". Corporatism
has been known by many words in the past such as Corporate Capitalism
Imperialism, Colonialization, Fascism.
Examples of Corporationalism include:
Citizens United v FEC(2010) landmark decision by the U.St. Sup. Ct., holding corporate funding of independent political broadcasts
in elections cannot be limited under the 1st Amndt.
Massey Energy's mine explosion in W.V,.
BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill
which is the world's worst