sorry, i know of Hebron Palestinians whose kids opt for learning hebrew at school - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • mier gush etzion
    • 29.12.10 | 10:05 (IST)

    and anyway, your comparison is no comparison. Yes, Israeli Arabs should learn Hebrew (and these students have chosen to come to a Hebrew speaking school)...but why must they sacrifice their mother tongue? If it were part of a teaching effort, it must be done in a positive and accepting way. In light (or in the shadow) of recent public remarks in Israel about Arabs in general I can understand the feelings of these Arab students.

    from the article: Ban on Arabic in Jaffa classroom sparks protests
    First published 02:10 29.12.10 | Last updated 02:10 29.12.10
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