George Soros is Hungarian by descent and birth. Regardless, he is among the most appreciated American citizens of the 21st century. He did not will to fly into the United States in pursuit of the American dream; he was forced to by ethnic and religious persecution. The onslaught against Jews perpetrated by the Nazi regime of the time had been extremely bloody. In fact, George Soros’ father had been imprisoned just because he was Jewish. The plight of the oppressed, vivid in his mind and his good nature at heart, nature, and nurture led the young, brilliant mind to perceive the world as a place that required his input for peace and liberty. He took to business to create his ideal non-violent weapon, wealth. With that, he would wage a full-fledged war against the oppressive regimes of the world.
Amassing his Wealth
George Soros is the studious and intelligent person that he is, pursued the economic field of currency trading. He has always been, since his formative years, an avid reader and a keen observer of trends and market tendencies. He excelled in the commerce world for years before his skills grew into an all-time zenith. At his peak of commercial trading in the stocks, George Soros created the Black Wednesday of the United Kingdom. He had been able to foresee a decline in the British Pounds, and with his intensive and expansive skills of economic negotiation, he had got numerous investors to avail him with over ten billion dollars to infiltrate the bank of the United Kingdom. He moved in to purchase brutish pounds in the total value of the capital he had gathered. The bank, fearing a shortage of cash flows due to the deficit in the bank, bought back its pounds at 11 billion dollars, leaving the immigrant American with a profit of one billion dollars. Since then, wall street moguls respectfully refer the economist that George Soros has always been as the man who broke the bank of the United Kingdom. Know more about George Soros on Investopedia.
Political Bank Rolling for the Liberty of the Oppressed.
George Soros has a philanthropic spirit. According to the Washington Times, he has contributed most of the charitable donations to the emancipation of the oppressed. Politico reports that during the outcry of police brutality of the Black Community, Soros contributed 5.4 million dollars better organize the protests that were inspired by the extra-judicial killing of an 18-year old who had been unarmed when he got shot. He dedicated time and money to the Black Lives Matter Campaign that had gathered a national traction to oppose discrimination of the Black Community. Also, the liberal leader has wagered economic wars against dictatorial regimes like that of Kosovo. According to Politico, he continuously funds the Independent Diplomat, an organization that has had immense successes in the deposition of dictators in Kosovo and the Northern Cyprus. Visit this site to know more at opensocietyfoundations.org.
George Soros is also one of the most influential persons in the United State’s political scene despite the fact that he bears no political ambitions. He avidly sells the Democratic Agenda of making the United States a haven for diversity and freedom. He spent over ten million dollars in the Clinton Presidential Push. Earlier on during the re-election of the then President Bush, he had spent even more money trying to stop the re-election in favor of the Democratic Party