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    • Yitzhak Santis
    • 15.11.11 | 07:39 (IST)

    The democratic answer is not to cut these NGOs foreign funding but to require them to register as foreign agents. This is the norm in the US for anyone, individual or group, that accepts funds from foreign governments. This allows for freedom of expression while informing the public of the source of funding so as to form a more informed opinion. This proposed legislation is anti-democratic as now written and thus self-destructive.

    from the article: With controversial bills, Netanyahu is declaring war on Europe
    First published 03:14 15.11.11 | Last updated 03:14 15.11.11
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