David Koch, one half of the notorious Koch Brothers, has passed away. David and his brother Charles can be traced back to some of the worst political movements and politicians of the past quarter century, and the two have been responsible for immeasurable environmental damage. Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins discusses David’s legacy.

Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at DeSmogBlog.com. He is the co-host / guest host for Ring of Fire Radio. His writings have appeared on Alternet, Truthout, and The Huffington Post. Farron received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of West Florida in 2005 and became a member of American MENSA in 2009. Follow him on Twitter @farronbalanced