Marcus Sheff is CEO of The Institute for Monitoring Peace and Cultural Tolerance is School Education (IMPACT-se). IMPACT-se is a research and policy institute that analyses education to encourage standards of peace and tolerance as derived from international declarations and resolutions and presents policy recommendations to decision-makers.
By Marcus Sheff
Palestinian textbooks are (still) teaching students to hate Jews
Muhammad Shehada’s Op-Ed “Palestinian Textbooks aren’t the problem,” published in The Forward on Oct. 14, laments the fact that the Palestinian Authority’s educational materials and their incitement toward Jews and Israelis has recently gained traction in Europe. European policymakers have researched the violence and antisemitism within Palestinian textbooks for years, passing legislation in 2018, 2020…
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