Posts Tagged ‘Citizen Koch’

Aug
2013
15

“Citizen Koch” Documentarians Breathe New Life Into Important Exposé Through Crowdfunding Site Kickstarter

  In late May, the PBS documentary “Citizen Koch” — an exposé about Citizens United and its unscrupulous interests — was effectively censored by the mighty wealth of its targets, the Koch Brothers.  While they did not directly threaten public broadcasting, the threat of loss of Koch donations was enough to scare the station...
May
2013
22

Koch Brothers Linked to Censorship of PBS Documentary About Post-Citizens United America

Koch Brothers Linked to Censorship of PBS Documentary About Post-Citizens United America
A recent expose in the New Yorker by writer Jane Mayer reveals that two major PBS stations attempted to edit and censor an upcoming documentary titled “Citizen Koch” for fear of the billionaire brothers halting their financial support of PBS.   The collapse of the film follows the fallout of a November 2012 PBS documentary, [&hellip...
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