Muammar Gaddafi and Alan Khazei

Alan Khazei has publicly expressed interest in running against US Senator Scott Brown in 2012.  Khazei is smart, rich, and well connected.  But he also a troubling connection to Muammar Gaddafi.

Khazei’s wife, Vanessa Kirsch, established and currently leads a nonprofit called NewProfit.  As a venture philanthropy fund, NewProfit provides capital and expertise to promising organizations in the social sector.  

Much of NewProfit’s financial support and expertise comes from the Monitor Group, which made headlines a few weeks ago as advisers to Muammar Gaddafi.

Some material from NewProfit’s website:…

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