Who says there is only one school of thought at BGU? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Abtalyon
    • 18.08.10 | 09:50 (IDT)

    Any politics department worth its salt teaches EVERY aspect of political thought. Any student worth his salt will take it upon himself to learn, compare, contrast and criticize what he discovers. If he doesn't, he shouldn't be there in the first place. Who gave Im Tirzu, a right-wing group, financed in the main by Yesha supporters and a US antisemitic Evangelical Christian the right to be commissars, deciding who should teach politics in a national university and what the content should be? That is the true Stalinism here.

    from the article: Educators denounce Im Tirtzu's demand that Ben-Gurion University halt 'anti-Zionist bias'
    First published 01:57 18.08.10 | Last updated 01:57 18.08.10
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