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Interesting Omission by Stoll!

Reader comment on: The New Yorker on David and Charles Koch

Submitted by Steve (United States), Aug 28, 2010 08:15

I find it interesting that Stoll limited debate to the left wing/right wing argument. The most insidious indictment in the article is that the Koch brothers have hijacked the fear and anger of honestly discontent and fearful patriotic Americans and manipulated them without full disclosure. The "Tea Baggers"as they used to be called have unwittingly become the "toads" represented in the article as "coming out of the mud".

What, no comment on Buckley's branding the brothers Koch as "Anarchistic Totalitarians"?

This is the real expose', the down defining of socialism in order to use it as bait in support of their relentless extreme right wing attacks to "rip this government out by the roots". The Koch's do not seem to be interested in a constitutional representative democracy and seem to have subverted the honest intentions of many of those who are.


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The Kochs may be right [177 words]JoeApr 3, 2011 23:56
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LTAug 28, 2010 20:02
⇒ Interesting Omission by Stoll! [141 words]SteveAug 28, 2010 08:15
Excellent support of corporatism! [31 words]KaiAug 27, 2010 16:26
Political literacy please
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Ron KampeasAug 28, 2010 18:41
Coins have two sides [105 words]Peter BoyleAug 27, 2010 11:22
Your critique is boring [83 words]Bob JacobsonAug 26, 2010 21:33
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Re: 10th Worst Polluters in America
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Koch assistance Welcome in South Carolina [101 words]Timothy N. MoultrieAug 25, 2010 16:39
At least someone did their research [116 words]Peggy VenableAug 25, 2010 15:24
New Yorker piece badly researched [75 words]Eric CramptonAug 24, 2010 23:45
Stealth - yes
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JHAug 24, 2010 15:56
Center for Public Integrity is not left wing
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Randy BarrettAug 24, 2010 14:58
Is this what passes for journalism these days? [89 words]Carol SkaffAug 24, 2010 13:39
Not a dime yet, but we're hoping! [17 words]WildwillAug 23, 2010 16:49
Well said [47 words]TJohnsonAug 23, 2010 16:23
Mr. Stoll's bias is ridiculously evident in his criticism of Jane Mayer's New Yorker article on the Kochs
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