Did the WEF just call for democratic elections to be banned?! Take a look at the viral claim, and find out what the facts really are!
Claim : WEF Calls For Democratic Elections To Be Banned!
People are sharing an article (archive) by The People’s Voice (formerly NewsPunch), which claimed that the WEF just called for democratic elections to be banned, so the elite can decide who runs the world!
Here is an excerpt from the article, which is long and (intentionally?) rambling. Feel free to skip to the next section for the facts!
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Truth : WEF Did Not Call For Democratic Elections To Be Banned!
This is yet another example of FAKE NEWS created / promoted by The People’s Voice, and here are the reasons why…
Fact #1 : WEF Did Not Call For Democratic Elections To Be Banned
Let me start by pointing out that neither Klaus Schwab, or the World Economic Forum (WEF), called for democratic elections to be banned.
The People’s Voice article certainly offered no evidence to back up its “fact checked” claim that WEF founder Klaus Schwab just “declared that it’s time to ban elections worldwide and allow the elite to decide who runs the world.”
The World Economic Forum is a non-governmental organisation (NGO), and has no power over governments. It can lobby governments, but it cannot decide on their policies, or order them to do anything.
Fact #2 : Video Is From 2017
The People’s Voice article embedded a video called WEF Most Terrifying Moments From Davos, probably as evidence to back up its claims.
Even though that video clip was posted just 10 days ago, it is based on an old video posted by the World Economic Forum from its 2017 annual meeting at Davos, Switzerland.
In short – the video was from the 2017 WEF annual meeting, and has nothing to do with the 2024 WEF annual meeting.
Fact #3 : WEF Labels Claims As “False”
In a statement to the Associated Press (archive), the WEF said that claims made about the video are a “false representation of the actual discussion“, and that it did not call for the replacement of democratic elections:
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Fact #4 : Klaus Schwab Was Posing Hypothetical Questions
If you watch the full video, you will see that Klaus Schwab was posing hypothetical questions to Google founder Sergey Brin.
Even 7 years later, those hypothetical questions remain that – hypothetical – we still don’t have implants in our brains, for one thing.
Fact #5 : Democratic Elections Segment Was Edited
The shorter video commentary, as well as other examples on social media, suggest that Klaus Schwab was calling for artificial intelligence to replace democratic elections.
That is likely because they appear to have (intentionally?) cropped out two small parts of what Klaus Schwab said in the democratic elections segment (underlined in bold):
By removing those two small parts, Klaus Schwab appeared to be endorsing using technology to replace democratic elections. When in truth, Schwab was asking Sergey Brin if he thought such a hypothetical dystopian future would be possible.
Why would anyone do that?
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Fact #6 : The People’s Voice Is Known For Publishing Fake News
Founded as Your News Wire in 2014, it was rebranded as NewsPunch in November 2018, before becoming The People’s Voice. A 2017 BuzzFeed report identified NewsPunch as the second-largest source of popular fake news on Facebook that year.
Its articles have been regularly debunked as fake news, so you should never share anything from NewsPunch / The People’s Voice. Here are some of its fake stories that I fact checked earlier:
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