So this article blames "donor fatigue", but I think that the media is
You're just not watching/reading very good news sources I supposed. I've surely seen it. You typically need to go where there is broader worldwide coverage and unfortunately most mainstream US media is very US centered.
You must have missed the post I made stating that I consider the situation in Pakistan a far greater disaster than the gulf oil situation.
Yes...I'd seen it. It's supposed to worse than Katrina and the Tsunami put together. Apparently 4 million are homeless and the true death toll is unknown at this point. The flooding has been going on for three weeks now.
I do think it may be doner fatigue....but then, look where it is.
~Where is the coverage for Pakistan?~
I haven't been following the US news much, but here the coverage is pretty extensive.
~can't think of any reason why the Mosque story has this much press~
~Why is this a national story?~
I think the earlier reports of it being right on Ground Zero, etc., contributed to that.
I must admit my first thought was, "they are going to have a hard time getting people to send money to Pakistan. "
I disagree with you, but I'm pretty sure