Tuesday, September 8, 2009

No Holocaust studies for Gaza students

No Holocaust studies for Gaza students - Israel-Palestinians- msnbc.com
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip - Gaza students won't learn about the Holocaust this year.

Angry protests by Palestinians have disrupted tentative plans to introduce information about the Nazi genocide of 6 million Jews into the curriculum in U.N. schools.

The dispute touches on one of the largest psychological barriers dividing Arabs and Jews: Arabs see the Holocaust as an excuse for Israel's creation, and Jews see Arab Holocaust denial as a rejection of Israel's right to exist....

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