Poll: 35% of youths believe Israeli society is plagued by racism

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January 25, 2009 12:29

 
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A poll by the Massuah Institute for the study of the Holocaust found that 35 percent of Israeli youths believe Israeli society is racist and 32% think there are discriminatory incidents based on race in the education system. The poll was conducted ahead of International Holocaust Day. 48% of those polled said the Holocaust was the most significant event of the past 100 years, while 42% percent said the establishment of Israel was the most significant.

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