The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation was formed in 2000, when the Gates Learning Foundation merged with the William H. Gates Foundation.1 Today, it is the wealthiest and largest charitable giving foundation in the world, with over $51 billion in assets.2
As of 2018, the foundation had given away some $50 billion since its inception. In recent years, it has become one of the most powerful voices in the area of global public health. It pours billions of dollars into vaccination programs, HIV/AIDS relief, and other medical and preventative aid. Lately, Bill Gates has become the self-proclaimed expert on the COVID-19 pandemic, and an outspoken critic of the Trump...
is the managing editor of the Howard Center's quarterly journal, The Family in America: A Journal of Public Policy.This article originally appeared in Salvo, Issue #54, Fall 2020 Copyright © 2020 Salvo | www.salvomag.com https://salvomag.com/article/salvo54/questionable-health