ProPublica’s Local Journalism

Soros-Funded ProPublica to Enters Local Journalism Market By Aly Nielsen A George Soros-funded nonprofit is seeking to help fill the local journalism void, by bringing more liberal journalism to town. Starting with Illinois. Nonprofit outlet ProPublica announced a new “Local Reporting Network” initiative to fund up to six journalists for one year in cities with populations below 1 million, starting in January, 2018. ProPublica has received millions of dollars from Soros, the Knight Foundation and others. It’s founding grant came...

Nonprofits Link Hurricanes, Climate Change

Nonprofits That Tie Hurricanes to Climate Change Got $341M in 2 Years By Aly Nielsen Left-wing environmental groups peddle global warming alarmism all the time, especially during major hurricane devastation. Turns out those same green groups saw a lot of the other kind of green in the past two years -- $341 million in donations to just seven organizations. Groups including the Natural Resources Defense Council, Democracy Now! And Union of Concerned Scientists, which get big bucks from billionaires like...

Soros: $20.7M to Alleged Russia Climate Groups

Soros Gave $20.7 Million to Alleged Russia-Funded Climate Groups By Aly Nielsen The liberal media would have you believe Russian involvement in the U.S. is new and tied solely to the Trump administration. But records from 2010 and 2011 reveal Russia may have funded U.S.-based environmental groups, 10 of which are also backed by liberal billionaire George Soros. Republican Reps. Lamar Smith and Randy Weber sent a letter to Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin on June 29, requesting he investigate allegations...

InsideClimate Speculates

InsideClimate News Publishes Story Based Entirely on Speculation By Aly Nielsen InsideClimate News may have won a Pulitzer Prize, but it looks like it skipped Journalism 101: report, don’t speculate. InsideClimate writer David Hasemyer reported on May 23, that ExxonMobil lost an appeal “to keep records held by its auditors” from New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman's investigation. InsideClimate repeatedly promoted the story on Twitter since that day. However, far from just reporting the update to the legal battle Hasemyer...

Steyer on Paris Agreement

Steyer Claims Paris Agreement Withdrawal Would Be ‘Act of War’ By Aly Nielsen Climate alarmists often use offensive and harsh language to denounce skeptics and critics. Billionaire climate activist Tom Steyer recently proved he’s no exception. According to Steyer, President Donald Trump would be committing “a traitorous act of war against the American people” if he withdraws the U.S. from the Paris Climate Agreement. Steyer released a statement meant to defend the Paris Climate Agreement, which read more like an...

Media Promote Climate Echo Chamber

Media Outlets Promote Climate Change Echo Chamber By Aly Nielsen Liberal nonprofits reflect the biases of their donors. So when supposedly unbiased media outlets build relationships with those nonprofits, they blur the lines between activism and reporting. The “journalistic collaboration” Climate Desk is a perfect example. It acts like a liberal echo chamber of climate alarmism, with multiple outlets running the exact same story to increase its reach. For-profit media outlets including The Atlantic, The Guardian and Newsweek, partnered with...

Book Highlights Liberal Donors

Bloomberg’s ‘Climate of Hope’ Book Cites Funding from Soros, Rockefeller, Steyer Partnerships Julia A. Seymour If there were any doubts about how interconnected left-wing groups and donors are, Michael Bloomberg and Carl Pope’s new book, Climate of Hope, puts them to rest. George Soros, major financer of the left-wing agenda, was mentioned in the very first paragraph of the first chapter. Climate of Hope was released April 18, 2017, in an effort to show how cities and businesses can “save...

Schmidt, Clinton Foundation Connection

Schmidt Family Foundation Tied To Former Clinton Foundation CEO By Aly Nielsen The Schmidt Family Foundation and the Clinton Foundation have something in common. Well, someone, actually. Eric Braverman. Braverman became President of the Eric and Wendy Schmidt Group in January 2017, to “oversee all philanthropic and non-investment efforts for the Schmidts,” the Schmidt Family Foundation reported. Braverman previously was CEO of the Clinton Foundation from 2013 to 2015. In his new role, Braverman directs the Schmidt Family Foundation and...

Oliver Used Trump Tax Loophole

ProPublica Fan John Oliver Used Trump Loophole to Avoid Property Taxes By Aly Nielsen Whatever John Oliver may claim, he is an enterprising hypocrite. Last Week Tonight host John Oliver said he wanted to “mitigate Trump’s damage” by supporting groups like ProPublica in November 2016. But behind closed doors, he used similar tactics as President Donald Trump to avoid paying taxes on a $9 million penthouse. Oliver had a lawyer establish a complicated network of revocable trusts and a shell...

ProPublica’s False Tweet

ProPublica Corrects False Claim EPA Science Board Members Were Fired By Aly Nielsen Editor’s Note: The original version of this story was published before ProPublica deleted its tweet and issued a correction. The story has been changed to reflect those updates. After Environmental Protection Agency administrator Scott Pruitt chose not to renew the contracts of several members of EPA’s Board of Scientific Counselors, ProPublica falsely claimed on May 7, that he fired them. On May 9, ProPublica issued a correction....
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