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  • The Rothschild family has been accused of nearly every conspiracy we could find. They're

  • alleged to be leaders of secret societies, run the world's media and financial systems,

  • and other shady dealings. The name Rothschild is synonymous with extravagant, old world

  • wealth. But we wanted to find out, who exactly are the Rothschilds?

  • In a number of our recent videos, we've seen a lot of comments asking us to talk about

  • the Rothschild family. This family has been accused of nearly every conspiracy we could

  • find. They're alleged to be leaders of secret societies, run the world's media and financial

  • systems, and other shady dealings. The name Rothschild is synonymous with extravagant,

  • old world wealth. But we wanted to find out, who exactly are the Rothschilds?

  • Well, the Rothschild family as we know them today, began with Mayer Amschel Rothschild.

  • He lived in the 18th century and served as a “court Jewfor German nobility. As

  • odd as it sounds today, a “court Jewwas actually a respected banking position.

  • At the time, the act of charging interest for money borrowed, orusury”, was prohibited

  • by the Bible. However, Jews had no such religious restriction, and so they were free to handle

  • everyone's finances.

  • Rothschild quickly amassed a huge fortune working for powerful European nobles, and

  • married the daughter of another Court Jew. They had five sons, who each established extensive

  • banking industries in five major european countries: Germany, Austria, Britain, Italy,

  • and France. In order to keep their massive fortunes from dispersing too widely, Mayer

  • forced his children into arranged marriages within the family, not unlike royal intermarriage.

  • Moreover, his will barred female descendants from a full inheritance.

  • Since then, the Rothschilds have built up their wealth even further by serving as Europe's

  • bankers during major conflicts, including the French Revolution and both sides of the

  • Napoleonic wars. They've also been involved in funding massive projects like the Suez

  • Canal, and once even bailed out the Bank of England. But are they really part of a massive

  • Jewish banking media conspiracy to establish a new world order, as some are apt to believe?

  • Well, all evidence points tono”. Understandably, many Rothschilds descendants hold high ranking

  • business and banking positions around the world. But, it's not hard to see that old

  • aristocratic families have greater access to opportunity, and end up in high ranking

  • positions other people may not have access to. Additionally, although the Rothschild

  • Group is one of the largest global investment banks, the family is not nearly as rich as

  • some make them out to be. A frequent figure used in connection with the family's wealth

  • is 500 trillion dollars. It is estimated that in the entire world there are between 1 and

  • 2 quadrillion dollars, and in fact, the global GDP is reportedly less than 100 trillion.

  • So, the idea that the Rothschilds control anywhere from half to a quarter of all the

  • wealth on earth is effectively impossible.

  • More realistically, The LA Times reports the Rothschild fortune is estimated between 350

  • billion and 1 trillion dollars, which is still a considerable amount. But that money is split

  • among a large number of descendants, so Rothschilds rarely appear on Forbes or Fortune wealth

  • lists. While the old Jewish banking family is certainly wealthy and relatively secretive,

  • there is little to no evidence supporting a vast conspiracy. But chances are, people

  • who already believe there is one won't be convinced.

  • Another, even more popular conspiracy group is the secretive Illuminati. Do they really

  • control the world? Is Beyonce a member? Find out more in this video. Thanks for watching

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Who Is The Rothschild Family & How Much Power Do They Have?

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    Annie Chien posted on 2020/02/24
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