Many false claims circulate about George Soros. As a supporter of democracy and open societies, George Soros is often assailed by those who oppose his views by disseminating misleading or inaccurate information. The George Soros FAQ is the official resource for information regarding the most commonly asked questions about his life, work and beliefs.
What is George Soros’s relationship with the media? George Soros is an advocate for media independence and diversity, believing those traits to be important aspects of open societies. The Open Society Foundations, his philanthropic organization, has worked to protect freedom of the press, expand public access to information, and promote high-quality, independent journalism.
What is George Soros’s involvement in U.S. politics and the Democratic Party? Since 2004, George Soros has contributed to Democratic candidates for federal, state and local office. He has supported organizations involved in voter registration, education and turn out. He was an early supporter of efforts to improve and enhance progressive organizations’ use of data for electoral and advocacy purposes.