Palestinian Kids' Art Deemed Unsuitable For Children
By: Richard Gonzales
September 24, 2011
An exhibit of children's art from Palestine was supposed to open Saturday at the Oakland Museum of Children's Art, but the show was canceled. Museum officials say community members raised concerns about whether the art, depicting scenes of Israeli-Palestinian violence, was appropriate for children. NPR's Richard Gonzales reports.
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