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On Wed, 16 Jul 2003 01:23:28 -0700 (PDT) Hassan Zeini <email@example.com> writes: >Dear List, > >The issue of "credibility" pops up again after the >posting of a news report from MEMRI. > >I am posting an article from the Guradian by Brian >Whitaker which exposes MEMRI for what it really is... > >HZ >-------------------------- >http://www.guardian.co.uk/elsewhere/journalist/story/0,7792,773258,00.html Thank you -- It's good to read this. ("It's not nice to fool Mother Nature" -- and I don't much care for being fooled myself.) The suggestion in the article that another translation of the papers, perhaps by the papers themselves, is a good one, and quite important. Perhaps there is something which CASI and/or members can do to help this happen? Maybe a number of volunteers could be assembled to regularly translate the bulk of the news items and upload them to a central location? Perhaps electroniciraq / intefada or another group could help with this? If a centralized site (arabpress.org or similar?) could be established they could offer e-mailings to the public, and more importantly to the politicians. ________________________________________________________________ The best thing to hit the internet in years - Juno SpeedBand! Surf the web up to FIVE TIMES FASTER! Only $14.95/ month - visit www.juno.com to sign up today! _______________________________________________ Sent via the discussion list of the Campaign Against Sanctions on Iraq. To unsubscribe, visit http://lists.casi.org.uk/mailman/listinfo/casi-discuss To contact the list manager, email firstname.lastname@example.org All postings are archived on CASI's website: http://www.casi.org.uk