Palestinian textbooks erase Israel. Harriet Sherwood erases moral distinctions.

“In a recent report for the Guardian (Israeli and Palestinian textbooks omit borders, Feb. 4), Harriet Sherwood exposed Israel’s education system for the world, or at least her loyal readership, to see, noting that: “In Israeli textbooks, 76% of maps show no boundaries between Palestinian territories and Israel…Sherwood serves the cause of absurd moral equivalency by implying that while Palestinian textbooks portray a world without Israel, refer to Jews as “Zionist gangs” and rewrite the Holocaust to ignore atrocities committed against Jews, Israel’s no better since it doesn’t recognize the non-existent borders of a country which doesn’t exist…”

Read the complete piece as it appears in CiF Watch:

http://cifwatch.com/2013/02/04/palestinian-textbooks-erase-israel-harriet-sherwood-erases-moral-distinctions/#comments

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