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FMUU Movie Night
Wednesday, May 16, 7 p.m.
121 9th St S, Fargo
"Koch Brothers Exposed"
A newly released expose on the billionaire brothers Charles
and David Koch, who helped finance the conservative
political advocacy group Americans for Prosperity.
Koch Brothers Exposed chronicles the damage being done to individuals,
communities and our democracy by two billionaires who are using their vast
wealth to rewrite the rules of government to suit their ends. But the Koch
brothers are a symbol of a greater problem of the power of money in politics—
in particular, the ability of some über-rich people and large corporations
to put their massive thumbs on the scale of democracy in ways that
manipulate and ultimately overwhelm the will of the people.
Koch Brothers Exposed is a hard-hitting investigation of the 1% at its very
worst. This full-length documentary film on Charles and David Koch—two of
the world’s richest and most powerful men—is the latest from acclaimed director
Robert Greenwald (Wal-Mart: the High Cost of Low Price, Outfoxed,
and Rethink Afghanistan). The brothers bankroll a vast network of organizations
that work to undermine the interests of the 99% on issues ranging from
Social Security to the environment to civil rights. This film uncovers the
Koch’s’ corruption—and points the way to how Americans can reclaim their
Runtime: 52 Min.