17 Feb '12, 9pm

Billionaire David #Koch: 25 Years of Disinformation Campaigns and Polluter Front Groups #AnonCorpWatch

News broke earlier this week that the privately owned, multi-billion dollar Koch Industries has outspent even ExxonMobil on climate and clean energy disinformation campaigns--over the last ten years or so, the company spent nearly $50 million. The recent revelation is far from an isolated incident, however. In fact, it gives us a good reason to highlight the billionaire David Koch's 20+ years of funding anti-science campaigns designed to confuse the public about such issues as acid rain and climate change. Here's a little timeline of the notorious man's adventures: Taking a closer look at the chronicles of Koch, Wonk Room's Lee Fang has compiled a record of his activities over the last 25 years or so. Here are some highlights: 1984: - David Koch, along with political operative Richard Fink, founds Citizens for a Sound Economy to create grassroots support to for deregulatio...

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grist.org 17 Feb '12, 9pm

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planetsave.com 18 Feb '12, 2am

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treehugger.com 17 Feb '12, 10pm

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environmentalhealthnews.org 19 Feb '12, 3pm

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cntraveller.com 18 Feb '12, 1pm

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gv.com.sg 22 Feb '12, 5am

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monocle.com 20 Feb '12, 8pm

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Heartland Funding Disinformation Echo Chamber

Heartland Funding Disinformation Echo Chamber

desmogblog.com 26 Feb '12, 2am

The Heartland Institute has been using its corporate funding to create an echo chamber of experts-for-hire, subsidiary thi...