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Radical Teachers Push Children’s Books on ‘Palestine’

Zdravko Wrote: Jan 23, 2013 2:16 PM
There has never been a state of Palestine; that territory was a Turkish pashaluk, and then a British protectorate. There are no such people as Palestinians - only Egyptians and Jordanians and Jews. Gaza was illegally occupied by Egyptians; West Bank was illegally occupied by Jordan; in the war of 1967 these territories were in fact liberated by the Israelis.

The radical teachers group Rethinking Schools published an article in its Winter 2012-2013 magazine titled, “Books About Contemporary Palestine for Children,” reported.

Before you go any further, here’s a hint about the nature of these recommended books: The editors of Rethinking Schools are anti-Israel and see nothing wrong with Palestinian terrorist attacks against the people of that nation.

The article’s author, San Jose State University Professor of Education Katharine Davies Samway, starts off by explaining how she volunteered to work in a booth at a recent local festival that was dedicated to drawing attention to “the impact...