In exam, U.K. pupils asked to explain bias against Jews

27.05.2012                      06.Siwan. 5772                    Schawuoth 1

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In exam, U.K. pupils asked to explain bias against Jews

U.K. education secretary told the Jewish Chronicle that suggesting 'anti-Semitism can ever be explained, rather than condemned, is insensitive and, frankly, bizarre'.

British high school pupils were asked to explain bias against Jews in an official religious studies exam, British media reported on Friday.
More than a thousand religious studies students sitting a General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE) exam last Thursday, set by one of the U.K's three major examination boards, AQA, were asked, "Explain, briefly, why some people are prejudiced against Jews”….