‘Liberal’ Think Tank Suddenly Develops A Conscience

After receiving negative news coverage and increased public scrutiny, The Center for American Progress, a prominent liberal think tank, announced they will no longer be accepting donations from the United Arab Emirates, one of their top donors.

(From The Washington Examiner)

CAP had no problem taking the UAE’s money even when multiple human rights groups were screaming that the Gulf country is an extreme violator of human dignity. CAP benefited handsomely from the UAE even as its human rights abuses were well-known and widely publicized.