Action Alert!
Catholic World News

Sri Lanka: archbishop protests anti-Catholic bias in school texts

July 02, 2010

Archbishop Albert Malcom Ranjith Patapendige of Colombo, Sri Lanka, has lodged a complaint with the government’s education minister about anti-Catholic bias in the textbooks assigned for history and geography classes. Archbishop Ranjith said that some texts “attempt to instill very insulting and defamatory concepts in the minds of students.”


Sound Off! supporters weigh in.

All comments are moderated. To lighten our editing burden, only current donors are allowed to Sound Off. If you are a donor, log in to see the comment form; otherwise please support our work, and Sound Off!

There are no comments yet for this item.