A Track Record of Success
There are plenty of critics on the right of George Soros, but none of them question his ability to generate money or succeed in the stock market. Despite the controversy surrounding his name, Soros has managed to make himself the most successful hedge fund manager in the world. He is currently on the Forbes list of 20 wealthiest Americans and has consistently ranked as one of the 25 wealthiest people in the world. His level of wealth isn’t something you notice very often.
His Plans for America
American politics are an area of keen interest for George Soros. He wants to do anything he can to help promote progressive values and he believes the American Left can do this better than anyone else. To accomplish this goal he has decided to contribute as much money as possible to the presidential campaigns of Democrats and to other progressive politicians. His efforts don’t always pay off unfortunately. A recent example of this was the victory of Donald Trump in the 2016 election. Despite the failures he sometimes experiences he is always prepared to stand for the Left.
What He Wants For Europe
Outside of America is deeply concerned for the migrants currently residing in Europe. He wants to do everything he can to help them integrate into the host countries they have chosen and is willing to spend any amount of money he can. He has given 4500 million so far in order to help migrants living in Europe with even more money available to help them down the road. He understands the dangers of a society becoming to hostile towards immigrants and wants to prevent that from happening. Giving the migrants a new chance at life is one step towards that.
George Soros established the Open Society Foundations.
Why He Won’t Back Down
George Soros refuses to allow the recent turn of events to discourage him from doing everything he can for the Left. He understands that more than ever progressives need somebody that will stand up for them and give them the chance to recover from the blows dealt to them by the recent losses. He isn’t alone in his efforts either. Democrats and top donors are meeting to figure out what they need to do to challenge Donald Trump.
About George Soros
George Soros is one of the most important investors of our time. his investments in to speculative markets around the world have created some of the most notable progressive movements in the world. He has helped progressive sin South Africa battle apartheid and he has helped eastern Europeans transition towards democracy peacefully. More recently he has focused on the United States.
Read this story at Politico.com about George Soros.