All Articles on Koch Brothers

Slaying this monster once and for all has to start with ending the culture of legalized bribery and corruption, in which wealthy individuals and corporations can fund far-right extremism inside and outside government, often anonymously. (Photo: Shutterstock) Views
How the Fossil Fuel Industry Funds Fascism
The oil, gas, and coal industries support and fund white supremacy and far-right politics.
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Keith Williams photographed this Bohemian waxwing in Whitehorse, Yukon Territory on December 27, 2012. (Photo: Flickr/cc) News
Under Cover of Thanksgiving, Trump Administration Pushes to Relax Rules Protecting Birds
The proposal—which the administration admits would likely lead to more avian deaths—would let energy and other companies off the hook for "incidentally" killing birds.
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The hearings were truly a travesty. (Photo by Demetrius Freeman - Pool/Getty Images) Views
Corporatist Judge Barrett–Two More Senate Abstentions Needed to Stop Trump
It's time for the rising movement of elected and grassroots progressive to take over.
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A major force behind this change is a legal nonprofit that is heavily funded by the foundation of billionaire industrialist and Republican megadonor Charles Koch. (Photo: @lizaveta9 on Twitter) Views
Koch-Funded Legal Group Pushes to Allow Mass Evictions During Pandemic
The CDC's eviction moratorium update "is symptomatic of a system that has always and continues to work to benefit the profiteers."
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Stamp Out the Trump Attacks on Our Postal Service!
The president and his obeisant postmaster general are out to destroy voting by mail—and democracy.
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Climate activists protested outside ExxonMobil's annual meeting of shareholders in Irving, Texas. News
In Minnesota, Ellison Announces Climate Lawsuit Against Exxon, Koch, and API
"There are no more worthy targets of a climate fraud lawsuit than Exxon, Koch Industries, and API: the unholy trinity of climate denial."
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Bradley gave a total of $6.4 million to further fund its web of climate change deniers in 2019. (Photo: Screenshot) Views
Bradley Spent Millions on Voter Suppression, Union Busters, Climate Deniers, and Right-Wing Media in 2019
As part of Bradley’s strategic vision, it invests in groups to defund and dismantle unions, to fuel a web of climate change deniers, and to prop up right-wing media.
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A right-wing protester holds a sign which reads "Be like Sweden" while another called the coronavirus pandemic a "fake crisis" during an April anti-lockdown demonstration in Minnesota. Views
Secretive Right-Wing Nonprofit Plays Role in COVID-19 Organizing
CNP's founders include multiple members of the conspiracist John Birch Society and Paul Weyrich, co-founder of the Heritage Foundation and ALEC.
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Recent polling shows ALEC’s aggressive position on resuming commercial activity to be outside the mainstream of public opinion. (Photo: CC) Views
ALEC Leading Right-Wing Campaign to Reopen the Economy Despite COVID-19
ALEC is attempting to use the national crisis to leverage movement on its pro-corporate policy agenda.
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It makes no logical sense to carry on investing in a product that is collectively killing us—but that is what oil investors knowingly do. (Photo: Pete Markham) Views
COVID-19 Fallout Threatens "Long-term Survivability" of Big Oil
The days of private pockets being filled endlessly by black gold are gone.
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