Democracy in Chains: The Radical Right’s Stealth Attack on American Democracy


The Real News Network has the video Democracy in Chains: The Radical Right’s Stealth Attack on American Democracy.

In part one, Nancy Maclean reveals Nobel prize-winning economist James M. Buchanan as the architect of the Koch Brothers’ secret campaign to undermine public education, unions, and to reshape America


This is the exact reason that my alma mater, MIT, and I parted company when they built the David Koch funded cancer research center. They never would answer the question of what academic influence the Koch funding would have at MIT. I refused to attend my 50th alumni reunion for fear of having to sit through paeans to David Koch.

Also see my previous post about this book, Democracy In Chains.

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