Occasional NR contributor Julian Sanchez offers a “pre-resignation” from the Cato Institute:
I don’t generally subscribe to the popular caricature of the Kochs as supervillains. For a lot of progressives, the Kochs now serve the same function as the Liberal Media does for conservatives: The shadowy elite cabal whose pernicious influence explains why your own common sense views aren’t universally embraced, as they otherwise would be by all right-thinking Americans.
The Koch brothers’ recent lawsuit, asserting control over the Cato Institute, raises concerns about the direction of libertarianism: No one knows quite how the Koch brothers’ recent lawsuit to take shareholder control of the Cato In... Read Post
Luke Mullins offers a helpful account of the Crane-Koch struggle. A snapshot: Charles Koch began pushing for Cato to adopt a management philosophy he had developed, Crane says. The approach—which Koch called “market-based management... Read Post