Show of HandsShow of Hands

BusinessJustin October 20th, 2013 8:04pm

A new program in some East Jerusalem schools provides a chance to study an Israeli curriculum instead of Palestinian one. Supporters argue that it provides greater opportunities while critics say it undermines their identity and culture. Pick a side.

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BusinessJustin Tamriel
10/20/13 2:58 pm

I really underestimated support for this. I had estimated a 70/30 split. I'm surprised.

AngryAngel Oswego, IL
10/20/13 1:17 pm

The critics are just ignorant. The more you learn about other cultures, the better person you become.

BusinessJustin Tamriel
10/20/13 1:28 pm

That's generally true. They argue that it's Israeli indoctrination though, and that it undermines the Palestinian goal of sovereignty.