Israel’s education authority is advancing a plan to stop politics courses at Ben Gurion University and some academics see it as an ideological move against a left-leaning university department.

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October 07, 2012The Forward Today
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By Nathan Jeffay
Israel’s education authority is advancing a plan to stop politics courses at Ben Gurion University and some academics see it as an ideological move against a left-leaning university department.
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