The removal of the name “Israel” from a map in a textbook used in the United Kingdom represents another indication of a growing rift between Israel and the UK.(pawel.gaul/iStockphoto)
The removal of the name “Israel” from a map in a textbook used in the United Kingdom represents another indication of a growing rift between Israel and the UK.
(pawel.gaul/iStockphoto)

Popular UK Textbook Erases Israel From the Map

January 9, 2013  •  From theTrumpet.com
 

A textbook used in colleges across the United Kingdom has been found to have an alarming anti-Israel prejudice.

The textbook—called Skills in English Writing: Level 1—is used to teach students English as a second language, and one of its segments on geography includes a map of the Middle East on which the name “Israel” is nowhere to be found. Instead, the Jewish nation is labeled “Occupied Palestine.”

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