It's neither McCarthyist nor fascist - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Raymond in DC
    • 17.08.10 | 12:52 (IDT)

    Leftists love to throw out such words as "fascist" and "racist" to shut down debate. It's no different here. In principle, I have no problem with such a bill, but I'd go farther. In the US, groups that lobby on behalf of a foreign government or entity must register as "agents" of that foreign body. If groups in Israel are getting a substantial portion of their funding from overseas bodies, that should be public knowledge, and under some circumstances perhaps they *should* register as agents.

    from the article: Leftists denounce new bill on NGO funding as 'McCarthyist'
    First published 02:15 17.08.10 | Last updated 02:15 17.08.10
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