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Texas ed board adopts resolution calling for textbook publishers to limit references to Islam

There are 1 comment on the www.foxnews.com story from May 9, 2011, titled Texas ed board adopts resolution calling for textbook publishers to limit references to Islam. In it, www.foxnews.com reports that:

The Texas State Board of Education adopted a resolution Friday that seeks to curtail references to Islam in Texas textbooks, as social conservative board members warned of what they describe as a creeping Middle Eastern influence in the nation's publishing industry ...

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Since: May 08

Stratford, Connecticut.

#1 May 9, 2011
from foxnews:

"The resolution cites world history books no longer used in Texas schools that it says devoted more lines of text to Islamic beliefs and practices than Christian ones ...

"The resolution concludes by warning publishers the 'State Board of Education will look to reject future prejudicial social studies submissions that continue to offend Texas law with respect to treatment of the world's major religious groups by significant inequalities of coverage space-wise and by demonizing or lionizing one or more of them over others.'"

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