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"Already from kindergarten, the idea of an enemy is implanted for the Israeli child" lies Palestinian professor

Program : View from the Inside

Guest : Dr. Mahmoud Yazbak, head of the Middle-Eastern History department at Haifa university.



“Exact guidance [is provided] so that the idea will be implanted, in text books, in text books on the principles of the state [civics], that is, [by] the Israeli democracy, that there is an enemy there. Already from kindergarten, when the Israeli child enters kindergarten and they describe the scary Arab or Muslim man he should fear and (word unintelligible). It is sown from childhood and until he becomes a soldier. Therefore, when he becomes a soldier and carries a rifle and aims this rifle at the enemy, this illusion becomes, for him, something real.”