Don't Koch the L.A. Times!


After years of mismanagement, the Tribune Company newspapers -- including the Chicago Tribune and L.A. Times -- are up for sale.


And one of the potential buyers? The Koch brothers.
Background:
New York Times: Koch Brothers Turning Focus to Newspapers
Chicago Tribune: Protesters Urge Tribune Co. Not to Sell
Free Press: Tribune Joins Rush to Consolidate with TV Deal

Yes, those Koch brothers: the billionaire businessmen who run Koch Industries, a sprawling multinational corporation involved in everything from oil to fertilizer to paper towels to bankrolling right-wing political causes.

Join RootsAction in sending this message to the Tribune Company:



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68156 1 year ago Naheed Choudhry Los Angeles, CA , US
68155 1 year ago Carl Silverman Madison, WI , US
68154 1 year ago Scott Bakal Raleigh, NC , US
68153 2.4 years ago Anonymous Fort Worth , TX , US
68152 2.4 years ago Christine Kasten Tucson, AZ , US
68151 2.5 years ago Jen Manders Dubuque, IA , US
68150 2.5 years ago Kimberly Stovarsky Fort Worth , TX , US
68149 2.7 years ago Anonymous Chester, VT , US
68148 2.7 years ago Dale Sloat Hopatcong, NJ , US
68147 2.7 years ago Jan Sloat Hopatcong, NJ , US
68146 2.8 years ago Rebecca Campbell Ottawa, ON , CA
68145 2.9 years ago Kimberly Stovarsky Fort Worth , TX , US
68144 3.2 years ago Lucas Brown GAYLORD, MI , US
68143 3.2 years ago Lucas Brown GAYLORD, MI , US
68142 3.4 years ago Damien McLeod Key Largo, FL , US
68141 3.4 years ago Dana Dodd Immordino Port Charlotte , FL , US
68140 3.4 years ago Rebecca Farmer Berkeley, CA , US
68139 3.5 years ago Kimberly Wyke Camden, ME , US
68138 3.5 years ago Jackie McNeely-Estes Greensboro, NC , US
68137 3.6 years ago Elizabeth Smith Portland, ME , US Journalism is supposed to be impartial, not politically slanted. From all I've witnessed in the past few years, you brothers are far from that.
68136 3.6 years ago Michaelj Seamans Bakersfield, CA , US I do not read main stream news anymore. I learned early on in my life how inaccurate and polarized these services can be and will be if left to the control of economic interests. I am interested onl...
68135 3.7 years ago Perri Gaffney NY, NY , US
68134 3.7 years ago Debra we Wells Cleveland, OH , US
68133 3.7 years ago Debra we Wells Cleveland, OH , US
68132 3.7 years ago Perri Gaffney NY, NY , US
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