Daphne Bramham: Lessons for Canada from how the Koch brothers hijacked democracy

The Vancouver Sun’s Daphne Bramham interviewed investigative reporter Jane Mayer before her UBC talk on September 15th, 2016 as part of the Lind Initiative in U.S. Studies Fall series on the U.S. election campaign. Mayer explores the power of “dark money,” which she claims makes up two-thirds of all campaign funds, due in large part to the billionaire Koch brothers. “Eighty per cent will be spent by Republican candidates for the senate, house of representatives and state governor.” Read more in this Vancouver Sun article.