The teaching of history in this country involves indoctrinating pupils with a worldview of the Chosen People, hounded and threatened, at the center of human history.
The Education Ministry refused to confirm the designated budget for boosting Jewish subjects like Bible, oral Torah or Judaic studies in high schools.
Even in a Jewish state, children must have the right to freedom of religion. Concerned mothers and fathers must take a stand.
In the Israeli school system, the fact that Derrida was born to a Jewish mother (an Algerian, to boot!) is a thousand times more important than his work and its cultural context.
The Pew Research Center study published finds that Jews worldwide have four years more of schooling on average than the next-most educated group, Christians.
Four-year undertaking is first every on such a scale by the government.
Classes include such topics as the 'love of the land of Israel,' 'purity of arms' and ethics in battle, and 'leadership and faith in the righteousness of the path.'
My daughter’s experience of every anti-Semitic variation at her mainstream school explains why more UK Jews than ever before send their children to Jewish schools. But I still believe turning inwards is no answer.
Among other achievements, Gary Becker dared to try to quantify the economics of racism.
The Donald Trump-Betsy DeVos education agenda will almost certainly expose a major rift in the American Jewish community between those who support vouchers and those who are opposed.