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Submitted by jennifer solis (United States), May 5, 2008 at 16:54

Absolutely. Foreign aid perpetuates the problem.

The vast sums of foreign aid from the U.S. will never erase the human condition; volitional responsibility, and consequence, and evolution of society on behalf of foreign governments, leadership, as well as the people themselves is all too often brought to a screetching halt when they are "helped" by U.S. funds.

The Palestinian Authority is a good case in point.

Have you read Dr. Pipes' article, "Fund the Palestinians? Bad Idea" -

http://www.danielpipes.org/article/5276

Good article.

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