Guest Post By Joe Newby
It seems George Soros has been quite a busy man. Not only did he work as Hillary Clinton’s puppet master during her tenure as the Secretary of State, one of his groups helped fund the anti-cop Black Lives Matter group to the tune of $650,000 in an apparent effort to capitalize on the “unique opportunity” presented by the 2015 Baltimore unrest that followed the death of Freddie Gray.
Breitbart.com posted the information found in a 69-page Open Society report:
The killing of Freddie Gray in April helped spawn weeks of peaceful protests by Baltimore residents and allies from the #BlackLivesMatter movement that were temporarily interrupted by a period of unrest that lasted less than 48 hours and resulted in some injuries and millions of dollars in property damage to neighborhood businesses. While many lamented the damage done, the overwhelming sentiment is that the uprising has catalyzed a paradigm shift in Baltimore that offers opportunities for major justice reforms.
In particular, recent events offer a unique opportunity to accelerate the dismantling of structural inequality generated and maintained by local law enforcement and to engage residents who have historically been disenfranchised in Baltimore City in shaping and monitoring reform. Building on our existing networks and programs, OSI-Baltimore will focus investments on: 1) creating a culture of accountability for policing in Baltimore, recognizing the pervasive racism, disrespect and lawlessness that gave rise to recent events; and 2) building the capacity of activists in Baltimore to demand and achieve immediate and long-term reforms.
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