Open Society Foundations is an international grant marketing network. The company was founded by billionaire George Soros. Soros has always been a passionate supporter of equal rights to all human around the world. The foundation formerly known as open society institute supports financially civil society all over the world. The principal aim of the Open Society Foundations is to advance justice, help with education, free media, and good public health. The organization was founded in 1993 it has reported expenditures of over 11 billion.
In May of 1984 George Soros signed a contract through Soros Foundation with together with Hungarian Academy of Science. This contract and others that were signed after with other foundations were to help the region move away from communism. Later in 1991, the foundation merged with Fondation pour une Entraide Intellectuelle Européenne that was an affiliate of the Congress for Cultural Freedom. Congress for Cultural Freedom was created in 1966, and its purpose was to instill non-communism scientist from Eastern Europe with capitalistic and anti-totaling ideas.
Conservative activist James O’Keefe tumbled on his attempts to creep into George Soros funded group. O’Keefe kept calling the organization. There are audios that show he used a pseudonym Victor Kesh. He, however, forgot to switch off his line, and he was recorded telling another person that was not identified in his plan to infiltrate the OSF.
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The group talks about George Soros Foundation and made lots of plan on how they would get in it, but they made one silly mistake of not disconnecting the phone. The president of OSF Chris Stone addressed the matter and said these guys were worse than the Watergate burglars. The made armature mistakes, they didn’t even know how to use an internet browser. The president of OSF Christopher Stone does not see the matter as funny however and see it as a dirty trick played against them.
Open society institute was founded in the United States by George Soros so as to support Soros Foundation. It was created in 1993, and its purpose was to help Soros Foundation work in Soviet Union, Eastern and Central Europe. The organization change of name to OSF was to help reflect more on its role of funding civil society groups around the world.
George Soros understand that there cannot be an absolute answer to political questions. The simple rules of reflexivity and how it applies to financial markets makes politics different.
Open Society Foundation in 2014 reported the annual expenditure of $827 million in the year 2014. The previous year the OSF had the second largest budget in private philanthropy budget in The United States of America. That year (2014) the budget was $873.
OSF in total has granted $33 million to the civil rights and justice society organization in the US. Some of the groups that benefited are the death of Eric Garner, the shooting of Tamir Rice Organization for Black Struggle and Missourians Organizing for Reform and Empowerment that supported protests in the wake of the shooting of Trayvon Martin, and the shooting of Michael Brown.
Center for Responsive Politics reported that the OSF spends much of its resources on supporting democratic causes all over the world.
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