Dark Money

 
Illustration: Jim Cooke

Illustration: Jim Cooke

The Eugenicist Doctor and the Vast Fortune Behind Trump’s Immigration Regime (Splinter)

“All of Western Civilization is running at sub-replacement fertility, and will within a generation or two disappear into the history books.”

Illustration: Jim Cooke

Illustration: Jim Cooke

How Fossil Fuel Money Made Climate Change Denial the Word of God (Splinter)

In terms of impact, few investments can rival the return that the conservative donor class has gotten from the small cohort of evangelical theologians and scholars whose work has provided scriptural justifications for apocalyptic geopolitics and economic rapaciousness.

Illustration: Jim Cooke

Illustration: Jim Cooke

Right-Wing Billionaires Are Buying Themselves a New Constitution (Splinter)

The same billionaires who ushered in the ruling hard-right Republican majorities over the past ten years are funding and betting on the success of this project, and its key figures are using a thicket of connected dark money groups to do it.