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    • Colin Wright
    • 19.10.09 | 08:13 (IST)

    '...The ministry spokesman said last week that, "from the start the book was intended to go into use as a textbook only from this coming January, so the students were not yet exposed to the relevant material...' Thank God. No contamination. Only right-thinking Israelis wanted here. It's absurd. It's as if American schools denied the internment of the Japanese, or British schools denied the bombing campaign...or German schools denied the Holocaust.

    from the article: Israel pulls textbook with chapter on Nakba
    First published 01:21 19.10.09 | Last updated 05:53 19.10.09
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