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A Getty, a Kennedy, and a CIA-connected Bill Gates protégé walk into a “radical” climate movement...

(thread on the old money and spooky imperial NGO operators bankrolling Extinction Rebellion and Greta)

independent.co.uk/environment/

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Rory Kennedy (daughter of RFK), Aileen Getty (daughter of John Paul Getty Jr.), and Trevor Neilson (more on him next) promised in July 2019 to steer tens of millions of dollars in wealthy donations to ER and Greta’s school strikes.

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Try not to spit out your coffee at “Trevor co-founded Threat Pattern with a group of former officers from the Central Intelligence Agency. Threat Pattern uses innovative intelligence and *counter-intelligence* strategies to protect corporate assets and brands.”

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Neilson started out on Bill Clinton’s Advance Team in the WH, then became “Director of Special Projects” for the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

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After that Neilson worked for arch-diplospook Richard Holbrooke at the Global Business Coalition (GBC), a world health NGO funded by “philanthropic” investments from Bill Gates, George Soros, and Ted Turner.

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In the 2000s, Neilson revolutionized the trend of recruiting Hollywood celebrities as “ambassadors” for various causes. This insightfully grotesque 2012 New Yorker feature casts plenty of doubt on Neilson’s sincerity and effectiveness

newyorker.com/magazine/2012/03

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Threat Pattern’s ex-CIA co-founder Dr. Blake Mobley: “We use intelligence and counterintelligence analysis techniques to protect corporate brands and assets—everything from their computer networks to their reputation.”

forbes.com/sites/miguelforbes/

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“We’re like a specialized threat operations center, strategic communications task force, and think tank for our clients, all synchronized and rolled into one entity.”

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I’m sure running “a CIA and Wall Street alliance” has no bearing on Neilson’s noble philanthropic efforts to "save the planet."

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How odd - there’s no mention of Threat Pattern in Neilson’s bio on the Climate Emergency Fund website

climateemergencyfund.org/trevo

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Hiring a former director of the CIA’s National Clandestine Service is a little too “off-brand” I guess

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@WakWak @adam "Director of Special Projects" sounds like some shit out of the X-files.

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