Soft power for sale: Money talks through NGOs backed by Soros, Putin, et al.

Ostensibly benign, independent NGOs are effective propaganda tools for those with the means — such as Russia.

Non-governmental organizations (NGOs) are becoming ever-more significant on the international scene. Non-profit and generally non-taxed organizations, ostensibly with educational, charitable, human rights and environmental and other goals and activities, do studies, issue reports, hold meetings and conferences and lobby governments and international organizations. Continue reading