Here's Why Yelp Gets One Star

Yelp is great for those nights when you want to find a new restaurant or cuddle up with a conservative lobbying group. Wait, what? It’s true: The uber-popular review site joined ALEC, the American Legislative Exchange Council, which drafts sample legislation for conservative politicians to use. Here’s a peek at just why that should worry you:

via Reform Immigration for America

via Reform Immigration for America

You can learn more here and sign the petition urging Yelp to leave ALEC. There are other ways to accomplish its goal of preventing businesses from suing people who write negative Yelp reviews.

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