Israel Is Not the Only Country in the Middle East That Censors Books

As in Egypt and other neighboring countries, the view that literature that damages the hegemonic ideology should disappear has actually taken root in Israel as well.

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Israel's Minister of Culture Miri Regev. Singing a tune similar to that of her counterparts in Egypt, when they demanded that local authors write in accordance with “Egyptian values” if they want their books to be published by government printing houses.
Minister of Culture Regev. Singing a similar tune to that of her counterparts in Egypt.Credit: Tomer Appelbaum