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Old 05-30-2013, 11:21 AM   #1
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Default PBS Documentary on the 1% and politics shut down by Koch Bros

http://www.newyorker.com/reporting/2...social_retweet

Its a long article, here is the TLDR:

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ITVS backed out of the partnership because they came to fear the reaction our film would provoke. David Koch, whose political activities are featured in the film, happens to be a public-television funder and a trustee of both WNET and WGBH. This wasn’t a failed negotiation or a divergence of visions; it was censorship, pure and simple.” The filmmakers consider this an ironic turn: “It’s the very thing our film is about—public servants bowing to pressures, direct or indirect, from high-dollar donors.”

here is the documentary, its quite good http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6niWzomA_So
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Old 05-30-2013, 12:48 PM   #2
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Default Re: PBS Documentary on the 1% and politics shut down by Koch Bros

that was a great documentary..

it basically chronicles the destruction of this country..
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Old 05-30-2013, 01:43 PM   #3
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Default Re: PBS Documentary on the 1% and politics shut down by Koch Bros

Really interesting, thanks for sharing. No wonder it was censored.
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