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TAKE ACTION: TELL THE TRIBUNE COMPANY: STAY KOCH-FREE


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Beverly
- 513 days ago - current.com
Tell Tribune Company CEO Peter Liguori: Do not sell the Tribune Company media properties to David and Charles Koch, or any other climate-denying propagandists.



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Beverly M. (85)
Wednesday April 24, 2013, 12:58 am
Petrochemical billionaire brothers Charles and David Koch are vying to purchase the Tribune Company’s media assets, including the critically important Los Angeles Times, the Chicago Tribune, and the Spanish-language Hoy papers.

The communities served by Tribune’s properties are key stakeholders in the decision. That's why Forecast the Facts is joining the Courage Campaign to object to the Koch Industries bid.

Sign the petition demanding Tribune Company CEO Peter Liguori reject offers from anti-science propagandists like the Koch brothers.

 

Giana Peranio-Paz (383)
Wednesday April 24, 2013, 1:02 am
N&S
 

Helen Porter (40)
Wednesday April 24, 2013, 1:10 am
noted and signed
 

Rose NoFWDSPLZ (273)
Wednesday April 24, 2013, 4:13 am
Signed Bev
 

Arwen Woods (207)
Wednesday April 24, 2013, 5:20 am
Signed, noted and shared.x
 

Beverly M. (85)
Wednesday April 24, 2013, 6:38 am
A bigger platform with which to spread their free-market ideas seems to be what the Kochs want. The Times quotes one attendee of the Kochs' exclusive donor seminars as saying of the brothers, "They see the conservative voice as not being well represented."

 

Michela m. (3933)
Wednesday April 24, 2013, 8:11 am
Even if I am in Sweden....

S&N
 

Michela m. (3933)
Wednesday April 24, 2013, 8:40 am


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Stephanie Reap (192)
Wednesday April 24, 2013, 11:16 am
signed and noted. TY
 

Vicky P. (464)
Wednesday April 24, 2013, 2:34 pm
noted and signed
 

Donnaa D. (13)
Wednesday April 24, 2013, 3:19 pm
The climate sham is to keep us occupied whilst they poison us with chemtrails. the only climate changes is due to HAARP, google HAARP and you will soon find out why, its killing people and westand by and do nothing!!!!
 

Natalie V. (27)
Wednesday April 24, 2013, 3:30 pm
noted / signed
 

EDWARD G. MRKVICKA (0)
Wednesday April 24, 2013, 6:41 pm
read and noted and signed the petition on 4-24-13 the koch brothers are nothing but slimy and greedy scumbags and i sure hope that the owner of the tribune newspaper does not sell them the newspaper they are known to throw their money around and destroy everything they get there greedy hands on just like the re-election of wisconsin gov. scott walker the koch brothers bought and paid for this mans return to office they are losers.
 

Bryna Pizzo (139)
Wednesday April 24, 2013, 6:42 pm
Thank you! (S, N, P, T)
 

Esther Z. (101)
Wednesday April 24, 2013, 9:56 pm
Noted and signed.
 

Jaime A. (32)
Thursday April 25, 2013, 1:21 am
Done.
 

Yvonne F. (172)
Thursday April 25, 2013, 5:42 am
So signed!!! Thanks Beverly
 

Elizabeth M. (66)
Thursday April 25, 2013, 10:16 am
Noted, Signed and Tweeted. Thank You Beverly.
 

Alicia v. (181)
Thursday April 25, 2013, 12:40 pm
Signed.
 

Kathleen R. (138)
Thursday April 25, 2013, 1:16 pm
signed & noted
 

Birgit W. (144)
Thursday April 25, 2013, 3:00 pm
Does not let me sign, thanks
 

Robert Tomlinson (65)
Thursday April 25, 2013, 3:29 pm
Signed and Noted!
 

Stuart Thomas (508)
Thursday April 25, 2013, 3:45 pm
Thank you, Beverly, for helping to "get the word out" about this possible take over of the LA Times.

Although I have already signed and submitted a previous petition about this matter, I have done it now again.
 

Sheila D. (25)
Thursday April 25, 2013, 4:09 pm
Noted and signed. Thanks, Beverly.
 

Jude Hand (59)
Thursday April 25, 2013, 4:45 pm
Noted. My second petition about it. Who knows?
 

Roxy H. (337)
Thursday April 25, 2013, 6:46 pm
OOO did you also note, that this media outlet is also bought-out by a non-liberal? current has been sold to a non liberal source just recently...so might want to find a new source here also, they are now ... sad but true
 

Judy C. (106)
Thursday April 25, 2013, 6:46 pm
Gladly signed, Beverly. If the Kochs buy newspapers, they can just spread their propaganda into another market. Even though newspapers are struggling, the Kochs can easily take losses and continue to reach people who may not use the other media so much. Thanks for posting this, Beverly.
 

Barbara V. (51)
Thursday April 25, 2013, 9:52 pm
Keep the damned Kochroach brothers at bay.
 

Beverly M. (85)
Thursday April 25, 2013, 11:22 pm
That's my opinion too Judy ~ they'll do anything to spread their manure as far as they can.
 

Beverly M. (85)
Thursday April 25, 2013, 11:27 pm
Honestly Stuart, I will sign every anti-Koch petition I see. I hate them and everything they stand for.
 

Carlene V. (203)
Friday April 26, 2013, 5:17 am
We boycott everything we can that has anything to do with the Bros Koch. As money is the issue here I have my doubts that Ligouri will listen but we can hope and keep the pressure up too.
 

s.parameswaran Shanmugam (11)
Friday April 26, 2013, 6:50 am
noted and signed
 

Gudrun D. (417)
Friday April 26, 2013, 8:52 am
Signed - thank you Beverly!
 

Charlie Rush (54)
Saturday April 27, 2013, 7:55 pm
These Koch Brothers, would have us fall behind the rest of the world, in' one fell swoop'.
 

Kenny V. (1498)
Sunday April 28, 2013, 1:09 pm
signed and noted thanks for sharing
 

Jason Flint (5)
Monday April 29, 2013, 5:56 pm
signed and noted
 
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