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Blog Post
9/29/2015
By Jamie Court
The following is a tribute to Consumer Watchdog board member Jeremy Tarcher, who passed away recently, posted here on The Huffington Post. ---------- I recently received the sad news that my dear friend and publisher Jeremy Tarcher passed away. Few who walked the earth were ever as good a friend, mentor, or advisor as Jeremy. As his New York Times...
Blog Post
10/18/2011
By Jamie Court
After spending some time at Occupy LA last week, and seeing the worldwide protests the occupation inspired this weekend, I have a firm sense that the cold of winter will not freeze the passion at the heart of the movement.   This is no flash mob. It's a movement about occupying space to stand against gross inequality, pitching a...
News Release
10/13/2011
CONTACT Brian Stedge & Jamie Court
Occupy LA/Los Angeles, CA -- Consumer Watchdog, whose founder Harvey Rosenfield wrote Proposition 103, the 1988 insurance reform initiative that has saved drivers $62 billion, celebrated the 100th birthday of the California ballot initiative process at Occupy LA in downtown Los Angeles Thursday.  The nonprofit, nonpartisan group blew out...
Blog Post
10/6/2011
By Jamie Court
Occupy Wall Street has now drawn the attention of the labor movement, political cognoscente and the White House.  It’s an authentic movement, born of genuine financial distress and betrayal, which is why it is resonating with Americans and is sparking protests in cities across America. But can Zuccotti Park, the occupiers’...
Blog Post
11/29/2010
By Judy Dugan
The biggest political scandal of 2010 is an issue that nearly all Americans agree on, yet there's hardly a peep from the electorate. In large part that's because elected officials, particularly in Congress, want to keep it as far in the shadows as possible. Yet it's such a simple thing: Should the insurance industry, oil companies,...
Video
11/8/2010
Consumer Watchdog President Jamie Court goes head to head with Chelene Nightingale, California tea party candidate for governor, on the significance of the California election results.
Video
10/7/2010
Jamie Court talks about how anger can create change in politics through the effective use of social media and the state ballot measure process.
Video
10/5/2010
Jamie Interviewed On NBC LA Regarding His New Book "The Progressive's Guide To Raising Hell."
Video
10/4/2010
Jamie Court is interviewed on C-Span about his New Book "The Progressive's Guide To Raising Hell."
Video
9/26/2010
  Jamie Court debates singer Pat Boone, a leader of the "Beverly Hills Tea Party." This conversation really exposes the Tea Party message for what it is: empty. A must see.