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Soros Foundation Leaves Hungary Citing 'Repression' of Civil Society

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Earlier, the Hungarian government had expressed their opposition to the activities of billionaire George Soros and his organizations, accusing them of meddling in the country’s internal affairs. According to reports, George Soros’ Open Society Foundations will close their office in the Hungarian capital and move to Berlin. “The government of Hungary has denigrated and misrepresented... 

Soros investing more money to fight Big Tech 'menace'

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Billionaire investor George Soros, who has denounced tech giants Facebook and Google as a “menace” and a threat to public health, is reportedly “examining new ways” to tackle their growing power. A spokesman for his influential ‘Open Society Foundations’ told Axios it provided an $180,000, two-year grant to the Open Markets Institute last fall for work around web platforms. “The Open... 

Billionaire Soros Vows to Spend Additional $138,300 on Anti-Brexit Campaign

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Jewish billionaire George Soros and his Open Society Foundations (OSF) are set to pledge a new donation of 100,000 pounds, or roughly $138,300, to the campaign to stop Brexit, according to media reports. The latest pledge comes on top of 400,000 pounds that Soros had earlier decided to contribute to Best for Britain campaign, the Telegraph newspaper reported on Sunday. The spokesperson of UK Prime... 

Judicial Watch sues State Department, USAID for Soros records

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“The Obama administration seemed to bust taxpayer budgets in an effort to fund the Soros operation.” Judicial Watch said Wednesday it is suing the State Department and U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to get records showing nearly $5 million in American taxpayer money went to the Macedonian branch of George Soros’ Open Society Foundations. The conservative watchdog group filed... 

United Nations panel recommends legalizing prostitution and drug use worldwide

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A 150-page report issued by the United Nations-backed Global Commission on HIV and the Law says that nations around the world should legalize prostitution and “decriminalize the voluntary use of illegal injection drugs” to fight HIV, CNS News reported Monday. Although the 15-member panel met in 2010, it is just now issuing its final report. In that report, the commission recommends repealing... 
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