Chicagoans protest Koch brothers buying Tribune's newspapers

At a protest in Chicago Wednesday, demonstrators expressed dismay about the possibility of David and Charles Koch buying Tribune's newspapers. It's kind of hard to tell from tweets how many people are outside Tribune Tower. StandUp Chicago says it's "dozens," while Keith Phipps says the protest is "small but vocal."


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Previously: Los Angeles Times journalists chafe at possible Koch ownership | Pearlstein: Tribune journalists should ‘lob a stink bomb’ into potential Koch bid

  • Andrew Beaujon

    Andrew Beaujon reported on the media for Poynter from 2012 to 2015. He was previously arts editor at and managing editor of Washington City Paper. He's the author of the 2006 book "Body Piercing Saved My Life," about Christian rock and evangelical Christian culture.


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