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    • Joe
    • 15.12.10 | 06:58 (IST)

    The Jewish brains we are all so proud of, are a result of exercising the brain. For generations we studied the Talmud and honed our mental abilities. For the lat few generations, we spend too much time on brainless activities like watching TV. The mental sharpness is getting lost. This need positive action. Free education right through to post graduate studies. Sharpening the brain with Talmud study. Stopping the brain drain. Educated Israelis are leaving the country as soon as they can, because the pay for educated people is too low.

    from the article: Technion chief: Science education in Israel on brink of collapse
    First published 04:46 15.12.10 | Last updated 04:46 15.12.10
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