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Three New Ways the Koch Brothers Are Screwing America

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Incredible Facts and the story in this brilliant piece offers a look  at the   hidden reign  of the emperors of the New World Order; it shows how they target low-wage workers, minority voters and unions. ''Together, Charles and David Koch control one of the world's largest fortunes, which they are using to buy up our political system.  It is often said that the Koch brothers are in the oil business. That's true as far as it goes – but Koch Industries is not a major oil producer. Instead, the company has woven itself into every nook of the vast industrial web that transforms raw fossil fuels into usable goods. Koch-owned businesses trade, transport, refine and process fossil fuels, moving them across the world and up the value chain until they become things we forgot began with hydrocarbons: fertilizers, Lycra, the innards of our smartphones.' 

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