No 218 Posted by fw, July 13, 2011
Let it never be said that US senators can’t also be model citizen activists.
Watch the US Senator from Vermont, Bernie Sanders, expose the Koch Brothers‘ media campaign to kill Social Security. According to the savvy media folks at Brave New Foundation, who worked with Senator Sanders in creating the following video:
“Documents and interviews unearthed in recent months by Brave New Foundation reveal a vast cottage industry comprised of Koch brothers’ spokespeople, front groups, think tanks, academics and elected officials, which have built a self-sustaining echo chamber to transform fringe ideas into popular mainstream public policy arguments.“
Watch Bernie Sanders expose the Koch’s “echo chamber” then fight back by sharing this video with your friends.
In a related story, Reader Supported News (RSN), published a short piece entitled Koch Brother’s Campaign to Kill Social Security (June 23, 2011), which clarified the following four facts citizens need to know about Social Security:
For more information, check out the Strengthen Social Security Campaign.