The Hamas children's television program, Tomorrow's Pioneers, last week included a part in which children were told it is important to know English, because it is "the language of their enemy."Ah, when you put it that way, maybe there is a place for the English Profession in Gaza. Isn't that going to lead to unwanted cultural influences in Jihad-land? Maybe it's too late already.
Following is the transcript provided by Palestinian Media Watch:
Child host: What do you want to be in the future, Allah willing?
Child caller:A teacher of the English language.
Host: Why do you want to be specifically an English teacher?
Child: To teach children the language of their enemy. (Child host smiles.) [...]
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