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  •  Apparently, Koch Industries thrives on (3+ / 0-)
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    cactusgal, NoMoreLies, elwior

    taking free resources to market for a profit.
    Neither their propaganda nor political involvement have been particularly successful.
    They acquired Georgia Pacific to shut down alternative energy plants and bought out Dupont to acquire patents and restrict competition. In other words, they require a monopoly situation to get by, even as it is becoming ever clearer that diversity is the route to success.
    Perhaps Charles should get out of Kansas more and David should do less cavorting around New York. But, in any event, the Koch brothers are contesting with Father Time and he's about to win.

    We don't need petroleum-based products. I noticed that tiny houses are now being insulated with sheep wool to make them more energy efficient.

    We organize governments to deliver services and prevent abuse.

    by hannah on Fri May 03, 2013 at 08:57:52 AM PDT

    •  Wool (0+ / 0-)

      and ground, recycled denim slurries containing borax as a fire retardent and insect repellant. But insulation is mostly made from fiberglass, not petrochem.

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