Madrasa Textbooks Purged in Bangladesh to Curb Extremism

The theory and practice of Jihad, or Islamic holy war, will no longer be taught in school or college classrooms in Bangladesh, which houses the fourth-largest Muslim population in the world and is grappling with rising religious extremism. Read more

London Orthodox Jewish School Censors References to Homosexuals in Textbook

An Orthodox girls school in London defended its censorship of references to homosexuals as well as men and women mingling in a textbook, saying it was meant to protect the students from “sexualization.” Read more