Neuhaus, Richard John
August 1997
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Aug/Sep1997, Issue 75, p82
Suggests a kind of bias detected in the "Human Rights Watch 1997" list of staffed projects aimed at protecting alleged human rights victims but nothing on religious believers who are subjected to worldwide persecution. Types of bias that can be seen in the list.


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