A History of Misunderstanding

At Slate, Emily Bazelon and Ruth Margalit comment on the release of the largest study to date comparing Palestinian and Israeli textbooks, in which researchers found one-sided histories, distortion of events, and completely different maps. The research, Bazelon and Margalit write, “captures just how politicized the teaching of history and geography has become for Israelis and Palestinians.” 

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