January 1, 2016 4:36 pm -


Israel’s education ministry on Thursday ruled against the inclusion of a novel about the love affair between a Jewish woman and a Palestinian man in the country’s high school curriculum, reportedly over fears that it might encourage intermarriage between Jews and non-Jews. The book — a novel named “Borderlife” by the Israeli writer Dorit Rabinyan —…


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