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shira Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jul-15-09 04:43 PM
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2. follow-up on story with head of HRW
http://jeffreygoldberg.theatlantic.com/archives/2009/07...

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...In other words, yes, the director of Human Rights Watch's Middle East division is attempting to raise funds from Saudis, including a member of the Shura Council (which oversees, on behalf of the Saudi monarchy, the imposition in the Kingdom of the strict Wahhabi interpretation of Islamic law) in part by highlighting her organization's investigations of Israel, and its war with Israel's "supporters," who are liars and deceivers. It appears as if Human Rights Watch, in the pursuit of dollars, has compromised its integrity.
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