Koch Brothers

Fight Over Big Tech Gets Personal Among Conservatives

Debate likely to continue under Biden

Charles KochA new lawsuit is inflaming tensions on the right between the powerful, business-friendly Koch political network and a rising coalition of populist conservatives pushing for a crackdown on Silicon Valley.

FLASHBACK: When Liberals Got Mad and Protested David Koch for Giving $100 Million to a Hospital

'No justice, no peace!' they chanted

Libertarian philanthropist David Koch has passed away at the age of 79. The gay-rights advocate and patron of the arts was, along with his brother Charles Koch, one of the most reviled individuals in American politics among journalists and other left-wing activists, even when they were doing ostensibly uncontroversial things such as donating large amounts of money to a hospital.

Left-Wing Journalists Celebrate David Koch’s Death on Twitter

'He's dead? Oh well'

Several left-wing journalists took to Twitter to celebrate news of billionaire philanthropist and conservative donor David Koch's death earlier this morning. Koch, along with his older brother Charles, contributed millions of dollars to libertarian and conservative causes like looser regulations and lower taxes. But they were also accused of contributing to climate denial and only supporting political causes that enriched them.

RNC Chair Warns Donors to Avoid Koch Network

Republican National Committee chairwoman Ronna McDaniel on Thursday wrote a memo to party contributors warning them to stay away from the Koch political network, intensifying a clash between President Donald Trump and the Kochs.

Another Day, Another Case Study on Media Bias

Glancing at the New York Times and CNN websites yesterday, you may have learned that the Internal Revenue Service changed a rule in a way that would benefit big conservative corporations. “NRA and some other nonprofits will no longer need to identify their donors to the IRS,” reported CNN for example.