04 May '11, 6pm

Koch Brothers Behind Environment Killing Measures

By now you're probably familiar with Koch Industries, a major polluter that's involved with just about every kind of unsustainable industry - oil, gas, coal, chemicals, cattle, forestry, and synthetics. They're behind much of the right wing organizing that won Republicans the majority across the states and in the House through extremely well-funded misinformation campaigns of such front organizations as Americans for Prosperity. Hundreds of news stories have pointed to the Koch's as developing an enormous propoganda machine who's goal is to corrupt American politics to reward their pollution-based enterprise. Eliminating unions has been widely reported as a key push for the Koch brothers and is behind Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's notorious attempt to crush Wisconsin's public sector unions. What has been less widely reported is that as soon as Walker entered office, he cut...

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