The Rockefeller Foundation is an American private foundation based at 420 Fifth Avenue, New York City. It was established by the Rockefeller family in New York State on May 14, 1913, when its charter was formally accepted by the New York State Legislature.
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The Rockefeller Foundation has been wrought with controversial ties, using its great wealth to support pseudoscientific fringes that resulted in the deaths of millions. A perfect example of this was its support for the eugenics movement that swept the US in the early 20th century.
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Rockefeller founded the Standard Oil Company in 1870. He ran it until 1897, and remained its largest shareholder. Rockefeller's wealth soared as kerosene and gasoline grew in importance, and he became the richest person in the country, controlling 90% of all oil in the United States at his peak.
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Rockefeller Foundation's main focus is on: 1. Agricultural development (GMOfood) 2. Public/Orthodox education 3. Population control 4. The funding of eugenics programs in universities and colleges
Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) - In 1921; especially the notable 1939-45 War and Peace Studies that advised the US State Department and the US government on World War II strategy and forward planning Royal Institute of International Affairs (RIIA) in London Carnegie Endowment for International Peace in Washington - Support of the diplomatic training program Brookings Institution in Washington - Significant funding of research grants in the fields of economic and social studies World Bank in Washington - Helped finance the training of foreign officials through the Economic Development Institute Harvard University - Grants to the Center for International Affairs and medical, business and administration Schools Yale University - Substantial funding to the Institute of International Studies Princeton University - Office of Population Research Columbia University - Establishment of the Russia Institute University of the Philippines, Los Baños - Funded research for the College of Agri...
As the World Health Organizations admits in its 2001 technical report Research on the Development of Methods of Fertility Regulation, research into both “injectable Immunocontraceptives” and implantable ones has been long in the making, coordinated and developed in collaboration between the Rockefeller Foundation and the World Health Organization:“The development of a totally new method of contraception, based on a controlled and time-limited immune response to reproduction-specific molecules, has been the subject of extensive investigation supported by a number of international and national agencies for several decades”, the document reads.“It was recognized that the development of this totally novel approach to contraception was a long-term, high-risk endeavour but the perceived advantages of, and potential demands for, a safe and effective immunocontraceptive—free of the metabolic and other side-effects associated with long-acting methods based on steroid hormones—were considered...
The Rockefeller Foundation's mission, unchanged since 1913, is to improve the well-being of humanity around the world.
The Rockefeller family (/ ˈ r ɒ k ə f ɛ l ər /) is an American industrial, political, and banking family that owns one of the world's largest fortunes.The fortune was made in the American petroleum industry during the late 19th and early 20th centuries by John D. Rockefeller and his brother William Rockefeller, primarily through Standard Oil (the predecessor of ExxonMobil and Chevron ...
In 1988, the Rockefeller Foundation chose Goldmark to become its eleventh president and direct the deployment of the foundation's reported $1.7 billions in assets at the time. During his tenure, he reportedly grew the foundation's assets by $1 billion and directed programs towards school reforms, the education of women and poor Americans.
A Rockefeller Foundation sponsored large scale simulation of a global pandemic followed by a world totalitarian outcome. Held October 2010 Lock Step is one of four scenarios in a paper produced for the Rockefeller Foundation in cooperation with the Global Business Network and released in May 2010 with the bland title Scenarios for the Future of ...
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