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Ford Foundation’s Big Left Influence: Subsidizing the Big Labor Left

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Subsidizing the Big Labor Left

Large labor unions, particularly the powerful and often left-wing public employee unions, are major supporters of Democratic and left-leaning causes. The Ford Foundation gave grants totaling $44.5 million in 2021 to 10 groups that promote the policy objectives of labor unions.


In the next installment, the Ford Foundation has provided substantial funding to the Arabella Advisors network.

Ken Braun

Ken Braun is CRC’s senior investigative researcher and authors profiles for and the Capital Research magazine. He previously worked for several free market policy organizations, spent six…
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