Charlemagne Institute - nee Intellectual Takeout

29 grants received for $ 2,261,410
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TYPE: 501(c)(3)

EIN: 26-4057885 | 990s and mentions at ProPublica

12 South 6th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55402

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The Charlemagne Institute used to be called Intellectual Takeout, but changed its name in 2018.

Intellectual Takeout was originally a project of the Center of the American Experiment. Their logo is a food takeout container - its goal is to arm Republicans with the movement's talking points.

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Logan Carroll
Minnesota Reformer
October 14, 2022

What is the Charlemagne Institute, and why did Kim Crockett work there?

...residents of Bloomington might be surprised to learn that their city is also home to a highly influential right-wing think tank that reaches millions of people every month while fending off accusations of antisemitism, xenophobia and racism.

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Matt DeLong
Star Tribune
August 30, 2019

Bloomington think tank parts ways with academic over racist e-mails

Bloomington group said it is "disgusted" by comments including praise for Hitler.

A Minnesota think tank parted ways Friday with its academic internship director following the publication of e-mails in which the man expressed racist and white nationalist views, including praise for Adolf Hitler.

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