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White Nationalists Have Figured Out Who Should Be In President Trump's Cabinet

The Huffington Post | Jason Linkins | Posted 03.28.2016 | Politics

What do America’s white nationalists want? They want them some Donald Trump. Over the past few months, the real estate mogul and all-around class ac...

Meet the Lobbyists and Big Money Interests Pushing to End the Oil Exports Ban

Steve Horn | Posted 12.16.2016 | Green
Steve Horn

The ongoing push to lift the ban on exports of U.S.-produced crude oil appears to be coming to a close, with Congress agreeing to a budget deal with a provision to end the decades-old embargo.

Koch Brothers' Political Group Struggles In Alaska

Reuters | Paige Lavender | Posted 07.27.2015 | Politics

ANCHORAGE, July 27 (Reuters) - When it comes to influencing politics, few billionaires are more effective than the industrialist brothers Charles and ...

#AMF2015 Tackles Politics, Religion, Ethics, Innovation

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 05.16.2016 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

Toss some hot political issues, mix in religious extremism, factor some ethical considerations and blend in innovation to produce the most sought-after ticket in Arab media events.

Samantha Lachman

Koch-Funded Group Says GOP Responsible For Pushing Policy In New Congress

HuffingtonPost.com | Samantha Lachman | Posted 01.15.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Leaders of the the flagship organization of the political network backed by industrialist billionaires Charles and David Koch presented ...

Samantha Lachman

Group With Ties To Kochs Mails Out Incorrect Voter Registration Info To... A Cat?

HuffingtonPost.com | Samantha Lachman | Posted 09.26.2014 | Politics

A conservative group with financial and political ties to the billionaire brothers Charles and David Koch sent hundreds of North Carolina voters -- an...

Lauren Windsor

Top Koch Strategist Argues The Minimum Wage Leads Directly To Fascism

HuffingtonPost.com | Lauren Windsor | Posted 09.03.2014 | Politics

At a political strategy summit hosted on June 16 by the conservative billionaires Charles and David Koch, Richard Fink, their top political strategist...

Samantha Lachman

How The Kochs Are Organizing Against Your Local Zoo, Transit And School Board

HuffingtonPost.com | Samantha Lachman | Posted 08.14.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Though the network of conservative groups funded by billionaires Charles and David Koch are better known for spending millions on top-ti...

Kate Sheppard

Senate Candidate Gary Peters To Kochs: Come At Me, Bros

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Sheppard | Posted 07.19.2014 | Politics

DETROIT -- Conservative operatives backed by the Koch brothers aren't very big fans of Rep. Gary Peters. But that's OK, because he's not a big fan of ...

Why Grammar Is Important

William B. Bradshaw | Posted 08.28.2014 | Education
William B. Bradshaw

In high school or college, students of Asian heritage have the reputation of making the highest grades in the class, and the average American student ...

Koch Brothers Plan Huge Spending Spree In 2014

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 06.16.2014 | Politics

The billionaire Koch brothers and their political network are planning to spend almost $300 million during the 2014 election cycle, some of which will...

ND Treasurer: Red Carpet Rollout for Gen. Petraeus Fracking Field Trip 'Not Unusual'

Steve Horn | Posted 07.30.2014 | Green
Steve Horn

Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlogNorth Dakota Treasurer Kelly Schmidt has responded to DeSmogBlog's investigation of the Bakken Shale basin fracking field ...

Koch Brother's Group Wipes Cliven Bundy Support From Social Media Accounts

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 04.25.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Americans for Prosperity Nevada, the state affiliate of the Koch Brothers-backed group, appears to have hastily deleted social media pos...

Koch Brothers Targeted By Democratic Senate Candidate In New TV Ad

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 03.10.2014 | Politics

Sen. Mark Begich (D-Alaska) is out with the first TV ad of his reelection campaign, taking aim at the conservative billionaires Charles and David Koch...

Koch Brothers-Backed Group Distorts Mark Begich Stance

FactCheck.org | Lori Robertson | Posted 02.28.2014 | Politics

The Following post first appeared on FactCheck.org. The conservative Americans for Prosperity claims Democratic Sen. Mark Begich “is on record su...

Much Ado About Photoshop?

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 02.23.2014 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

Last week the Lebanese government released an official picture of a newly formed cabinet (after more than 10 months of political stalemate) that reporters and bloggers spotted as photoshopped.

Media: Play Fair With Economic Reporting on Greece

Robert Naiman | Posted 02.15.2014 | Media
Robert Naiman

The Greek government is forecasting 0.6 percent economic growth in 2014, after six straight years of economic contraction. But the OECD doesn't agree with the Greek government's forecast of modest good news.

Terms and Conditions May Apply Documentary: A Must See Horror Film

Mark Weinstein | Posted 10.02.2013 | Technology
Mark Weinstein

Cullen Hoback's film takes us down a rabbit hole to try and answer the question: Is privacy dead? In the process, he exposes us to a massive civil liberties nightmare.

Koch-Founded Group: Sequestration Will Help Economy

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 03.04.2013 | Business

Americans for Prosperity, a conservative advocacy group founded by the Koch brothers, says that lawmakers should be commended for doing nothing to pre...

Destabilizing Lebanon by Assassinations

Nehad Ismail | Posted 12.26.2012 | World
Nehad Ismail

To neutralise Hezbollah, to weaken Iran, to save Lebanon and to save the Syrian people the regime of Bashar al Assad must be dismantled and by military force if necessary and the sooner the better.

LOOK: Stunning Photo Of Two Women Kissing In The Face Of Anti-Gay Protests Goes Viral

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

This is the image from anti-gay marriage protests in France that many will remember above all others: two young woman kissing in the middle of angry d...

Kochs Make Big Move In Unusual Place

The Washington Post | Posted 10.02.2012 | Politics

PARAGOULD, Ark. -- Arkansas is not a battleground in the presidential race, being solidly in Mitt Romney's camp. It doesn't have a U.S. Senate contest...

Hotly Contested Senate Race Rocked By Dark Efforts

Salon | Posted 09.30.2012 | Politics

Dark money groups flooded Albuquerque’s airwaves in August, aiming to sway a hotly contested U.S. Senate race by making more than half the political...

Loi spéciale : premières arrestations

AFPQC | AFP | Posted 07.22.2012 | Home

Trente-six contestataires, pour la plupart des étudiants, ont été les premières personnes arrêtées en vertu de la loi spéciale limitant la libe...

Koch-Backed Group Announces Big Ad Buy Against Obama

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 04.26.2012 | Politics

Americans For Prosperity, the conservative group backed by billionaires Charles and David Koch, announced Thursday a $6 million ad buy hitting Preside...