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The Kochs & the Nazis: Book Reveals Billionaires’ Father Built Key Oil Refinery for the Third Reich

Published on Jan 20, 2016 http://democracynow.org – In her new book, “Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right,” New Yorker reporter Jane Mayer explores how the Koch brothers and fellow right-wing billionaires … Continue reading

What You Don’t Know About the Koch Brothers

Bloomberg Published on Nov 24, 2014 May 22 (Bloomberg) –- “Sons of Wichita” Author Daniel Schulman discusses the Koch brothers and their influence in the Republican party. He speaks on Bloomberg Television’s “Market Makers.” (Source: Bloomberg)

How did David Koch shape money in American politics?

PBS NewsHour Published on Aug 23, 2019 Billionaire and conservative mega donor David Koch has died. After expanding the Kansas-based Koch Industries into one of the world’s largest privately held corporations, Koch and his brother contributed hundreds of millions to … Continue reading

David Koch Is Dead, But His Legacy of Climate Denial Lives On

The Real News Network Published on Aug 26, 2019 Seminal climate scientist Michael Mann, who was the target of a Koch-funded smear, explains how the Koch Brothers “almost single-handedly stymied climate action for decades.”

Billionaire Conservative Donor David Koch, Who Funded Climate Change Denial and Anti-Labor Efforts, Dies

Aug 26, 2019 Billionaire conservative donor David Koch died Friday at the age of 79 from prostate cancer. David Koch, who was worth some $42 billion, and his brother Charles Koch inherited their fortune from their father and his oil … Continue reading

Kochland: How David Koch Helped Build an Empire to Shape U.S. Politics & Thwart Climate Action

Democracy Now! Published on Aug 27, 2019 Billionaire conservative donor David Koch died Friday at the age of 79 from prostate cancer. David Koch — who was worth some $42 billion — and his brother Charles poured massive amounts of … Continue reading

“Kochland” Examines the Koch Brothers’ Early, Crucial Role in Climate-Change Denial | The New Yorker

Photograph by David Zalubowski / AP / Shutterstock By Jane Mayer  August 13, 2019 A new book reveals that Charles Koch, along with his brother David, played an earlier and more central role in climate-change denial than was previously understood. … Continue reading

What You Don’t Know About the Koch Brothers

Published on Nov 24, 2014 May 22 (Bloomberg) –- “Sons of Wichita” Author Daniel Schulman discusses the Koch brothers and their influence in the Republican party. He speaks on Bloomberg Television’s “Market Makers.” (Source: Bloomberg) –Subscribe to Bloomberg on YouTube: … Continue reading

Clean Water Ad By Koch Industries 4/24/16

Ex-Koch Official Overseeing EPA Water Regulations

Feb 06, 2019 A former Koch Industries official is overseeing research at the Environmental Protection Agency that will inform the regulation of certain toxic chemicals found in drinking water, causing some to raise concerns over a possible conflict of interest. … Continue reading