The Koch Brothers

UPDATE: Legal Action Against Koch Brothers, Rick Scott & Jeb Bush Goes To U.S. Supreme Court

UPDATE: Legal Action Against Koch Brothers, Rick Scott & Jeb Bush Goes To U.S. Supreme Court

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit And so it continues. The unethical, and allegedly illegal, Florida indenture involving four very well-known political figures, including a 2016 presidential candidate, continues. Here is some background on the story followed by the latest legal action, which is now on its way to the U.S. Supreme Court. In […]

Sarah Silverman Goes After The Koch Bros At Bernie Sanders Rally (Video)

Sarah Silverman Goes After The Koch Bros At Bernie Sanders Rally (Video)

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Sarah Silverman introduced Bernie Sanders to a Los Angeles crowd of around 27,000 people on August 10, 2015. Silverman warmed up the crowd by reclaiming the words “values” and “morals,” words she says “have been co-opted by people who wear them as shrouds to justify terrible things.” Silverman […]

The ‘Bring Your Own Billionaire’ Election

The ‘Bring Your Own Billionaire’ Election

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit The Sunlight Foundation, a campaign watchdog group, has labeled the 2016 election as the BYOB, or ‘Bring Your Own Billionaire‘ election. “This is a BYOB election – bring your own billionaire [election],” says president of the Sunlight Foundation Chris Gates. “And if you don’t have at least a few of them […]

Jimmy Carter: ‘Unlimited Political Bribery’ The ‘Essence’ Of Being Elected President – VIDEO

Jimmy Carter: ‘Unlimited Political Bribery’ The ‘Essence’ Of Being Elected President – VIDEO

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Former President Jimmy Carter has some strong words about the politics of getting the party nomination and winning the presidency. During an interview with Thom Hartmann last week, Carter said that the United States is now an “oligarchy” in which “unlimited political bribery” is the essence of winning […]

The FSU Student Protest Against The Koch Brothers Gains More Steam

The FSU Student Protest Against The Koch Brothers Gains More Steam

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit In 2014, I published two stories about the surreptitious attempts by the Koch brothers to bribe their way into the academic freedom and integrity of FSU/Florida State University. The most recent story can be found in this link. For several years, FSU students, along with faculty, alumni, and […]