Tuesday, December 13, 2005

What money can buy

Shortly after 9/11 New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani rejected a $10 million donation from Saudi Prince Alwaleed bin Talal. The prince had "suggested U.S. policies in the Middle East contributed to the September 11 attacks."

However, the universities of Georgetown and Harvard didn't have any problems accepting the prince's December 12 donation of $40 million "to expand their Islamic studies programs."


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