Posts Tagged ‘billionaire’

Have We Reached “Peak Self-Glorifying Billionaire”?

As billionaires squander immense resources on self-glorifying space flights, the corporate media is nothing short of worshipful. Millions of average citizens, on the other hand, wish the self-glorifying billionaires had taken themselves and all the other parasitic, tax-avoiding, predatory billionaires with them on a one-way trip into space. Have we reached Peak Self-Glorifying Billionaire? If so, where […]

Billionaire Blastoff: Rich Riding Own Rockets Into Space

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.—Two billionaires are putting everything on the line this month to ride their own rockets into space. It’s intended to be a flashy confidence boost for customers seeking their own short joyrides. The lucrative, high-stakes chase for space tourists will unfold on the fringes of space—55 miles to 66 miles up, pitting Virgin […]

VICE: “America’s First Black Billionaire Wants His Reparations Check, Now”

That’ll be $14 trillion, white people! He wants a check from the government. And he wants it to come with an apology for slavery, Jim Crow, and hundreds of years of racism. It’s due. https://t.co/mBRxV3cNk8 — VICE News (@VICENews) June 29, 2021 From VICE, “America’s First Black Billionaire Wants His Reparations Check, Now”: Robert L. […]

Billionaire GOP donor is funding South Dakota National Guard border deployment

“I believe in her state and Texas,” he said, calling himself “a hardcore Republican.” According to FEC records, he has donated tens of thousands of dollars to Republicans in recent years, including Sen. Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell. Noem’s spokesperson Ian Fury said the Willis and Reba Johnson’s Foundation was providing […]

How Billionaire Foundations Fund NGOs To Advance US Foreign Policy Goals

By Rick Sterling, Popular Resistance. May 23, 2021 | Educate! Above photo: Cattle inside the Indio Maíz Biological Reserve, a protected Nicaraguan bioreserve. Courtesy of the Rama Kriol rangers. A Case Study from Nicaragua. US foreign policy is increasingly promoted by billionaire funded foundations.  The neoliberal era has created individuals with incredible wealth and through […]

COVID ‘Billionaire Boom’ Has Seen Aggregate Wealth More Than Double To $13 Trillion

(Zero Hedge) America’s billionaire class is now the second most “bloated” in the world after…Sweden? If that sounds strange, it’s just one example of how the global explosion in wealth is impacting the world in unexpected ways. This is according to research by FT contributing editor Ruchir Sharma, who has been tracking the global rise […]

German billionaire declared dead three years after going missing in the Alps

A German court on Friday officially declared billionaire Karl-Erivan Haub dead, more than three years after the head of retail group Tengelmann went missing in the Swiss Alps. Haub, who was 58, was training for a ski mountaineering race when he disappeared under Switzerland’s famous Matterhorn peak, located on the southern border with Italy. He […]

Jewish billionaire, philanthropist Eli Broad dies at 87

Eli Broad, the billionaire entrepreneur turned philanthropist and art collector who played an outsized role in shaping the art and cultural scene of Los Angeles, died on Friday at the age of 87. Broad passed away at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles following a long illness, said Suzi Emmerling, a spokeswoman for the Eli […]

Secret May 2009 Meeting of “The Good Club”. “Billionaire Club in Bid to Curb Overpopulation”

Flash back to May 2009, the Billionaires held a meeting behind closed doors at the home of the president of The Rockefeller University in Manhattan. This Secret Gathering was sponsored by Bill Gates. They called themselves “The Good Club”.  Among the participants were the late David Rockefeller, Warren Buffett, George Soros, Ted Turner, Oprah Winfrey and many more.  The […]

CASTRO – ‘GAY, JEWISH, BILLIONAIRE, CIA ASSET’

Was the Cuban Missile crisis a false flag? Fidel Castro was the son of a wealthy Spanish farmer. The name Castro was adopted by some Spanish Jews.  Fidel Castro. Apparently, Fidel Castro was gay, Jewish, very wealthy and an agent of the CIA. According to Michel Lafon and Axel Gyldén in The Hidden Life Of Fidel Castro: The […]

Hong Kong billionaire and newspaper tycoon Jimmy Lai gets 12 months in prison for role in anti-Beijing protests

A prominent businessman and media tycoon has been jailed for one year by Chinese authorities for organizing and taking part in the unauthorized demonstrations which swept across Hong Kong in 2019 and 2020. On Friday, Jimmy Lai, a Hong Kong billionaire and media tycoon was sentenced to one year in prison. The 73-year-old was one […]

Russian-Jewish billionaire, communal funder arrested for alleged bribes

Boris Spiegel, a Russian-Jewish pharmaceuticals mogul, has been arrested in Moscow in connection with a corruption investigation. Spiegel, who has donated substantial time and effort to various Jewish community projects and the World Without Nazism anti-racism organization that he founded, was charged with offering a local politician the equivalent of about $400,000 in bribes, RIA […]

French Billionaire Politician Olivier Dassault Killed In Helicopter Crash

PARIS (Reuters) – French billionaire Olivier Dassault was killed on Sunday in a helicopter crash, a police source said, with President Emmanuel Macron paying tribute to the 69-year old conservative politician. Dassault was the eldest son of late French billionaire industrialist Serge Dassault, whose namesake Dassault Aviation, builds the Rafale war planes and owns Le […]

Japanese billionaire seeks eight creatives for paid-for moon flight

Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa has invited eight members of the public to an all-expense paid expedition to the moon. The online fashion tycoon, 45, had originally said he wanted to take eight artists along for the ride on SpaceX’s Starship. In a video posted to Twitter on Wednesday, he broadened the selection, affirming that “every […]

Russian billionaire to head Moscow Jewish museum’s board

 A Russian billionaire who has not served in Jewish community leadership roles has been appointed board chairman of Moscow’s Jewish Museum and Tolerance Center. Alexander Klyachin, the owner of Russia’s largest international chain of hotels, began his nonsalaried stint this month at the helm of what is widely considered to be Russian Jewry’s most visible […]

Billionaire-Funded Canadian Initiative Prepared the Way for ‘Public-Private Partnerships’ that Will Help Pay for Biden’s 2021 Refugee Surge

A Canadian initiative funded by billionaires George Soros and Frank Giustra has prepared the way for President Biden’s proposed “public-private partnerships” that will play a key role in delivering on the surge in refugee admissions to the United States promised by the Biden administration in FY 2021 and FY 2022. The Ottawa based Global Refugee Sponsorship […]

Bumble’s billionaire CEO takes baby to Nasdaq opening

The founder and chief executive of the dating app Bumble has become the youngest woman to take a company public in the US – and she took her son with her to the Nasdaq opening. With one-year-old Bobby Lee “Bo” Herd II on her hip, 31-year-old self-made billionaire Whitney Wolfe Herd rang the opening bell […]

‘Putin palace’ is mine, says Russian billionaire Arkady Rotenberg

Arkady Rotenberg, a billionaire with close ties to the Kremlin, said on Saturday that he became the “beneficiary” of the opulent mansion “a few years ago”. The property hit the headlines earlier this month following a video report by Mr Navalny, Russia‘s most prominent opposition leader. Mr Navalny and his team allege the mansion, which […]

Billionaire Steve Cohen quits Twitter, citing threats in GameStop uproar

BOSTON – Billionaire investor Steve Cohen, seen by small investors as an enemy in the GameStop stock drama this week, deleted his Twitter account because of what he said were threats against him and his family, a spokeswoman said on Saturday.”I’m going to take a break for now,” Cohen said on Twitter late on Friday, […]

Dershowitz persuaded Trump to let the Israeli billionaire, Dan Gertler, loot DR Congo again

This is personal. I’ve been to the Democratic Republic of Congo, one of the most exploited and consequently poorest nations on earth. I’ve seen the copper mines that enrich overseas investors but leave the Congolese people without schooling, health care, or an adequately trained and paid security force.  So when the New York Times reports […]

Swiss court finds Israeli billionaire Steinmetz guilty of bribery in landmark mining case

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Jack Ma: Everything you need to know about the ‘missing’ Chinese billionaire

Once the poster boy for a new generation of multi-billionaire Chinese business and tech leaders, Alibaba founder Jack Ma’s fortunes have taken a serious dip in the last three months. Since a controversial speech in China in October 2020, where he lamented the country’s financial regulatory system and called for it to be reformed, the […]

Chinese billionaire Jack Ma missing weeks after criticising state financial system

Chinese billionaire Jack Ma has not made any public appearance in the past several weeks since he criticised China’s state financial system and advocated reforms, leading to speculations about his whereabouts in the media.    Mr Ma, who is the founder of e-commerce platform, Alibaba, has not tweeted anything for nearly three months now, since […]

Why Indian billionaire Menon’s view of UAE matters to Israel – analysis

Not far from the center of Dubai is a new development called Hartland, a sprawling series of residential complexes, including tall buildings and villas. The area is part of a Sobha Realty development and is an element in the vision of its founder, P.N.C. Menon, a billionaire with origins in India who earned his reputation […]

Billionaire Koch Urges GOP, Democrats to Pass Amnesty, Increase Immigration

Billionaire GOP mega-donor Charles Koch is urging elected Republicans and Democrats to pass amnesty for illegal aliens and increase legal immigration levels, even as 24.5 million Americans remain jobless or underemployed. Koch, in an op-ed with Brian Hooks of Stand Together, writes that Republicans and Democrats should “come together” to give amnesty to the roughly […]

How this Russian orphan became a billionaire

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Israeli billionaire Steinmetz to appear at Swiss corruption trial against him

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The Doomsday Map of the World and the Billionaire Escape Plans (Media CoverUp as Media is Owned by the Zio Mafia)

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Rothschild Connected Billionaire Arrested For Role In NXIVM Child Trafficking Sex Slave Ring

466 Shares Billionaire heiress Clare Bronfman was indicted on racketeering charges in federal court on Tuesday connected to her involvement as Operations Director for the NXIVM sex cult. Bronfman is the heir to the multi-billion dollar liquor fortune of Edgar Bronfman Sr, the billionaire philanthropist who was formerly head of Seagram. Additionally, Nancy Salzman, her daughter Lauren […]

“It’s going to be a billionaire Thanksgiving.” Wealth of US richest just hit $1 trillion since the start of the pandemic

Throughout the past four decades, and even more apparent during the current coronavirus pandemic, wealth inequality in the United States has intensified. Since the pandemic began back in March the wealth of the richest billionaires just hit $1 trillion.  According to Inequality.org, some of the big gains include:  Elon Musk’s wealth grew over $100 billion […]

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