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How would Lincoln handle the Middle East?

Our last post linked to a piece on Lincoln at American Thinker.  Yesterday another Lincoln-related article appeared at the same website, this one invoking his approach to the Confederacy in the context of the modern tension between Israel and Palestine.

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Lincoln’s assassination to be part of Israeli civics curriculum

Israel’s Education Ministry is revising the civics curriculum to include material on political corruption and violence, according to Ynet News. ¬†Students “will study the social and political consequences of assassinating world leaders and political personalities” such as Lincoln and Gandhi.

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