Summary: H.Res.1497 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (06/30/2010)

Condemns the inclusion of inflammatory and inaccurate content in Iranian textbooks that is aimed at indoctrinating and radicalizing students with anti-Israeli, anti-Semitic, and anti-Western sentiment and at restricting the rights of women.

Calls on the government of Iran to reform its textbooks and educational system to promote peace, tolerance, equality, and the development of civil society.

Urges the President, regarding the conduct of Iran, to consider the harmful and disturbing content propagated by the Iranian education system.