George Soros: Facebook and Google a menace to society

Billionaire says social media companies’ ‘days are numbered’ Soros warns of ‘far-reaching adverse consequences’ for democracy Facebook and Google have become “obstacles to innovation” and are a “menace” to society whose “days are numbered”, said billionaire investor and philanthropist George Soros at the World Economic Forum in Davos on Thursday. “Mining and oil companies exploit the physical … Continue reading George Soros: Facebook and Google a menace to society

George Soros Declares War On President Trump and His Supporters

George Soros has made a fool of himself  at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. He presented a demeanor that suggests that he is in serious cognitive decline. Clearly this former Nazi collaborator is losing his mental acuity. However, there is one thing that the world can be certain of, George Soros wants to … Continue reading George Soros Declares War On President Trump and His Supporters

Trump Team Shunning Davos Meeting of World’s Economic Elite

Donald Trump won’t send an official representative to the annual gathering of the world’s economic elite in Davos, taking place next week in the days leading up to his inauguration, although one of the president-elect’s advisers is slated to attend. Former Goldman Sachs President Gary Cohn, a regular attendee in the past, told the group … Continue reading Trump Team Shunning Davos Meeting of World’s Economic Elite

All aboard to fix the globalization ‘bullet train’, China’s Xinhua says

BEIJING (Reuters) - The "bullet train" of globalization is broken and the West is obliged to help Chinese President Xi Jinping fix it, China's official Xinhua news agency on Friday said of the World Economic Forum (WEF) meeting in the Swiss Alps next week. Xi will be the first Chinese president to ever attend the … Continue reading All aboard to fix the globalization ‘bullet train’, China’s Xinhua says

George Soros’ world is falling apart – and he blames everyone but himself

George Soros, the Hungarian-born billionaire who has meddled in politics across Europe and North America for decades, is angry. The world he campaigned for is falling apart, and now he's busy looking for leaders to indict. According to Soros, liberal democracy is failing all across the western world. Apparently, this is because what he calls … Continue reading George Soros’ world is falling apart – and he blames everyone but himself

China’s Xi to promote globalization at Davos, not ‘war and poverty’

China's President Xi Jinping will promote "inclusive globalization" at this month's World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos and will warn that populist approaches can lead to "war and poverty", Chinese officials said on Wednesday. This year's forum, from Jan. 17-20, is expected to be dominated by discussion of a surge in public hostility toward globalization … Continue reading China’s Xi to promote globalization at Davos, not ‘war and poverty’

Kerry: If talks fail, Israel’s future as a democratic Jewish state is at stake

Speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Kerry says 'today's status quo cannot last forever.' U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Friday that if Israeli-Palestinian negotiations fail, Israel's future as a democratic Jewish state is at stake. "If talks fail, for Israel, the demographic dynamic will make it impossible to preserve its future … Continue reading Kerry: If talks fail, Israel’s future as a democratic Jewish state is at stake