Source: NwoReport

Peter Thiel, the first major investor in Facebook, has announced he will step down from the board of directors for the social media giant (now rebranded as “Meta”) as he focuses on supporting Republican political candidates in 2022.

The billionaire co-founder of PayPal is one of the few outspoken conservatives to come out of Silicon Valley, which he has since abandoned. He was an early supporter of Donald Trump’s successful presidential bid in 2016, and gave an acclaimed speech in support of Trump at that year’s Republican National Convention, at a time…