As much as we like to believe in grass roots movements, most of them are backed by big money institutions that have very different goals than than those on the streets. And so it is with The Big Lie. “Institutions like the Heritage Foundation and alec are providing the grease to turn these attacks on democracy into law.” The New Yorker: The Big Money Behind the Big Lie. “Donald Trump’s attacks on democracy are being promoted by rich and powerful conservative groups that are determined to win at all costs.”