Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Principles matter even to Dow Jones

NEW YORK (Feb. 17, 2009) — The Wall Street Journal Europe has revoked its sponsorship of the Barclays Dubai Tennis Championships due to the decision of the United Arab Emirates to deny a visa to Israeli player Shahar Peer, preventing her the opportunity to participate in the tournament.

The Wall Street Journal's editorial philosophy is free markets and free people, and this action runs counter to the Journal's editorial direction
Good for WSJ-E! What of the rest of Europe?

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