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Palestinian kids display their textbooks
European Parliament condemns PA textbooks that promote hate and violence

Money allocated for textbooks should “be used for drafting and teaching curricula which reflects UNESCO standards of peace, tolerance, coexistence, and non-violence,” the resolution said.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
19/05/2020
Illustration from Pernkopf Topographic Anatomy of Man
The lingering ghost of Nazi medical texts in modern Israeli medicine

The textbook is widely hailed as a masterpiece, and the accuracy and detail of its descriptions and illustrations stand out even today.

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British history textbook withdrawn over anti-Israeli bias

Conflict in the Middle East, 1945-95 has been withdrawn by Hodder after UK Lawyers for Israel found a number of inaccuracies and biases within the text.

Palestinian children holding textbooks showing the al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem.
Online lessons for Palestinian children still teaching hate

A lesson on Newtonian physics used the Palestinian fighters using slingshots to target IDF soldiers as an example of elastic energy.

A GROUP of junior high school students are demanding the government fulfill its educational duty to
UK school textbook asks how creation of Israel was cause of 9/11 attacks

Publisher acknowledges problem, withdraws book from sale

Palestinian, Saudi Arabian textbooks demonize Jews, Israel – studies

Two reports highlight how extremism and anti-Jewish hatred is taught to youth in the Middle East; Saudis show improvement since last report.

Fleur Hassan-Nahoum
Jerusalem deputy mayor to UK: Don't fund anti-Israel Palestinian textbooks

UNRWA schools’ curriculum, designed by the Palestinian Authority, “perpetuates incitement, antisemitism and glorification of martyrdom,” Fleur Hassan-Nahoum said.

Norwegian parliament tells government to cut funding to PA over textbooks

Ruling coalition in Norwegian parliament angered over references to violence, martyrdom and terror found in Palestinian Authority school textbooks.

Back to school: What we teach our children

Both Israel and Palestine are guilty of the crime of omission. We teach almost nothing about the other people living on this land.

UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krahenbuhl attends a news conference (March 15, 2018).
Confronting UNRWA education antisemitism at the UN

UNRWA never questions whether PA schoolbooks should be used by a UN agency that must adhere to the core principles of the United Nations.

By ARNON GROISS , DAVID BEDEIN
22/08/2019
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