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BIG MONEY IN DARK SHADOWS (ARABELLA)
Capital Research Center ^
| Hayden R. Ludwig
Posted on 09/04/2019 5:42:47 PM PDT by Hostage
The political Left often criticizesand the mainstream media frequently report onthe network of center-right nonprofits funded by billionaire entrepreneurs Charles and David Koch. But few politicos know of a left-wing leviathan in Washington, D.C., with a reach rivaling that of the Koch network.
This study by the Capital Research Center documents a shadowy web into which nearly $600 million flowed in 2017, the most recent year for which data are available. Operating under the aegis of philanthropy, this network is housed in and staffed by a for-profit, privately held consultancy called Arabella Advisors, LLC. Arabella manages four nonprofit entities the New Venture Fund, Sixteen Thirty Fund, Windward Fund, and Hopewell Fund each of which shares an address and interlocking officers with Arabella.
(Excerpt) Read more at darkmoneyatm.org ...
TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Extended News; News/Current Events; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: 1630fund; antitrustact; arabellaadvisors; darkmoney; democracyalliance; erickessler; hopewellfund; leftyfunding; newventurefund; theleft; windwardfund
Very useful reference that names names and funds behind sudden "Pop-Up Grassroots Groups", all having the same agenda.
This ties the invisible hands together nicely and names culprits. I like names and organizational identifiers. I guess that's doxxing them but we're all doxxed these days whether we know it or not.
posted on 09/04/2019 5:42:47 PM PDT
posted on 09/04/2019 5:52:00 PM PDT
by Dr. Sivana
("...a choice between Woke-fevered Democrats and Koch-funded Republicans is insufficient."-Mark Steyn)
To: MadMax, the Grinning Reaper; piasa; Liz
posted on 09/04/2019 6:42:19 PM PDT
Eric Kessler is founder, principal, and senior managing director of Arabella Advisors. . .Kessler is closely involved in Democratic Party and left-wing politics. He is a former Clinton administration White House appointee and previously served as national field director for the League of Conservation Voters.  Kessler later served as a member of the now-defunct Clinton Global Initiative. . .
: Eric Kessler
posted on 09/04/2019 6:49:40 PM PDT
Looks like Kessler's network is used to funnel union money: National Democratic Institute
: Eric Kessler Board Member. . Donor Organizations: American Federation of Teachers (AFT) (Labor Union); Laborers International Union of North America (LIUNA) (Labor Union)
posted on 09/04/2019 6:52:02 PM PDT
To: AdmSmith; AnonymousConservative; Arthur Wildfire! March; Berosus; Bockscar; cardinal4; ColdOne; ...
posted on 09/04/2019 11:48:03 PM PDT
(Imagine an imaginary menagerie manager imagining managing an imaginary menagerie.)
Capital Research Center documents a shadowy web into w/ nearly $600 million (in 2017, the most recent year for which data are available). Operating as a philanthropy, this network is housed in and staffed by a for-profit, privately held consultancy called Arabella Advisors, LLC. Arabella manages four nonprofit entities the New Venture Fund, Sixteen Thirty Fund, Windward Fund, and Hopewell Fund each of which shares an address and interlocking officers with Arabella.
posted on 09/05/2019 4:50:56 PM PDT
(Our side has 8 trillion bullets; the other side doesn't know which bathroom to use.)
LIUNA: My old mob case. They gave the Clintons and Democrat Part $3 million dollars for various causes/uses and got $30 MILLION in return for LIUNA training grants/projects.
It is all detailed in Byron York’s great piece in “The American Spectator”, April 1997, “Let’s Be Friends: A Mob-Controlled Union Delivers the Goods for Bill”.
This is one of the mob unions Donald Trump had to deal with during his construction projects in NYC. I think he threatened them with the wrath of God if they didn’t leave him alone.
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