After all, what are corporations? They are legal conglomerations of citizens uniting for specific purposes, and as courts have ruled consistently, constitutional rights don’t disappear just because citizens choose to organize. The multiple ironies of the shrieking hysterics over the Citizens United v FEC starts by having supposed free-speech advocates hyperventilate against a Supreme Court ruling that actually struck down government censorship of free speech.  Reason TV’s Nick Gillespie explains why our Republic is not endangered by the ruling — and where the real danger of corporatism lies: