Congratulations to this Koch heir, who is going to become like $75 billion richer in the next few days. He's going to use it to make very innovative ugly shirts. https://t.co/0NDo5GYYRW — David Roth (@david_j_roth) December 20, 2017 All hail Dave Roth, who first introduced Political Twitter to this remarkable member of the Lucky Sperm […]
"The Nutcracker" New York City Ballet David H. Koch Theater New York, New York December 5, 2017 by Mary Cargill copyright © 2107 by Mary Cargill The enduring charm of Balanchine's "The Nutcracker" continues to light up the stage with...Show More Summary
With a Republican in the governor’s mansion, multiple organizations backed by petrochemical billionaires Charles and David Koch are ramping up their efforts to convince New Hampshire policymakers to weaken the state’s renewable energy policies. In a new report, Strata Policy — a pro-fossil fuel think tank based at Utah State University that receives funding from […]
For decades, the billionaire industrialists Charles and David Koch have poured hundreds of millions of dollars into building a network of political groups, think tanks, academic institutions, and grassroots outfits, all with the aim of realizing the brothers’ libertarian, small-government worldview. Show More Summary
Jane Mayer on the reason that Charles and David Koch contributed six hundred and fifty million dollars to finance the Meredith Corporation’s acquisition of Time, Inc.
Charles and David Koch, the billionaire brothers known for their free-market conservatism, are pledging to keep their personal politics out of Time Inc. But inside Time Inc.’s New York... To view the full story, click the title link...
The company’s decline is readily apparent – but if the billionaire brothers’ other interests are a guide, their investment will be about more than money. That Charles and David Koch are putting $650m into Meredith Corp’s purchase of Time would ordinarily be cause for great soul-searching in media. Show More Summary
Charles and David Koch, the right-wing billionaires known for bankrolling Tea Party candidates and other conservative and libertarian priorities, backed a sale of Time Inc. to Meredith Corporation Sunday, giving the corporation control over a number of iconic magazines, including Time, Sports Illustrated, and People. Show More Summary
Time Inc. is about to be purchased by media giant Meredith Corp. Reuters reports that the deal will be worth $1.84 billion. Helping to finance the purchase are billionaire brothers Charles and David Koch who are also known for their involvement in conservative politics and the Republican Party. Show More Summary
“Why do the Koch brothers want to own a piece of Time Inc.?” asks Recode’s Peter Kafka. The brothers, billionaires Charles and David Koch, have invested $650 million in the Meredith deal to acquire Time Inc. for $1.84 billion in...
The New York Times reported Sunday afternoon that Time, Inc. is set to be purchased by Meredith Corporation in a deal backed by Charles G. Koch and his brother David H. Koch
The disclosure that conservative activists Charles and David Koch are behind Meredith Corp.’s latest bid to buy Time Inc. may have sent chills down the spines of liberals. But it may be a good... To view the full story, click the title link.
As Charles and David Koch back the Meredith Corporation’s effort to buy Time Inc., some see a new way for them to advance their libertarian agenda.
“Songs of Bukovina,” “Symphonic Variations,” “Other Dances,” “Serenade after Plato’s Symposium” American Ballet Theatre David H. Koch Theater New York, New York October 21, 2017 afternoon Copyright © 2017 by Michael Popkin The two ballets by Alexei Ratmansky on the program, including his newest work, were vibrant and full of life. Show More Summary
"Her Notes", "Symphonic Variations", "Other Dances", "Thirteen Diversions" American Ballet Theatre David H. Koch Theater New York, New York October 22, 2017, matinee by Mary Cargill copyright © 2107 by Mary Cargill ABT's Sunday matinee showcased four ballets choreographed to concert music, music which was originally intended to stand alone. Show More Summary
"Her Notes", "Symphonic Variations", "Other Dances", "Serenade After Plato's Symposium" American Ballet Theatre David H. Koch Theater New York, New York October 19, 2017 by Carol Pardo copyright © 2107 by Carol Pardo American Ballet Theatre has long had a dual identity in New York. Show More Summary
"The Gift", "Songs of Bukovina", "Thirteen Diversions" American Ballet Theatre David H. Koch Theatre New York, New York October 18, 2017 by Mary Cargill copyright © 2107 by Mary Cargill ABT's Fall gala celebrated Kevin McKenzie's twenty-five years as Artistic Director with a silver jubilee. Show More Summary
The right-wing billionaires have the vice president in their pocket. In New York City last week, Vice President Mike Pence asked billionaire David Koch and around 100 other wealthy, conservative political donors for help in supporting a Republican tax plan. Show More Summary
"Cortège Hongrois", "La Valse", "Square Dance", "Duo Concertant" New York City Ballet David H. Koch Theater New York, New York October 15, 2015 by Mary Cargill copyright © 2107 by Mary Cargill Robert Fairchild gave his farewell performance...Show More Summary
Let's get one thing out of the way immediately: today in Washington is about one thing and one thing only, directed at an audience of two: Today is about getting Charles and David Koch to re-open their change purse for the Republican...Show More Summary