Today, Explained

Why does everyone hate George Soros?

May 31, 2018
18 min

There are three things you need to know about George Soros:

1) You’re pronouncing his name wrong.

2) He’s richer than rich.

3) He’s one of the most hated people in the world.

Roseanne tweeted that the Holocaust survivor was a Nazi on Tuesday, and Hungary is currently trying to pass legislation that would ban him. Foreign Policy’s Emily Tamkin explains how the financier-philanthropist came to have so many haters even though he gives away his money to the poor.

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