Even though Chabadniks are anti-Zionists bent on spreading religiosity, the state and its citizens continue to grovel before them and give them easy access to our most precious resource: our children
Dr. Ram Fruman heads the Secular Forum.
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 Jew’s supremacy and the Arab’s inferiority have turned into society’s ultimate axiom, not only in the West Bank but also within Israel proper.
How can we preserve our secular, liberal and democratic values when our children’s education has been handed over to people pushing nationalism and religion?
We must focus on liberal education and making our geographic power centers even more pleasant and ethical places to be.