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A Wall Street Journal Exclusive: The Morality of Charles Koch

A libertarian billionaire embraces a Catholic business school for its ethics.

October 2, 2017

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For those who regard capitalism and Christianity as mortal enemies, few villains loom as large as Charles Koch, whose name in some quarters has become a synonym for a system based on greed and exploitation. By his own admission, the libertarian-leaning billionaire is not religious. So why would such a man choose the Catholic University of America for a $10 million gift to help relaunch its business school?