The Subduing of Israeli Academia

As long as those in academia and education in general refrain from explicitly saying Israel's education minister is a danger to education and free thinking, the devastation of the past several years will only spread further.

Another unauthorized outpost, another West Bank settlement. This time the intention is not to carry out settlement construction in the West Bank but instead concerns a long-standing goal of the right wing: subduing the system of higher education. In the first half of his term as education minister, Gideon Sa'ar concentrated on instilling a single truth in the schools attended by the country's children: his own...