An online petition has been landing in the inboxes of pro-Israel Americans this month, many
of whom are expressing shock at the Portland public school system for allowing a Palestinian
hip-hop group with offensive lyrics justifying terrorism and comparing Israelis to Nazis to perform at a city high school.
The group, named DAM, was invited to perform at Lincoln High School last month. Simply knowing the band's name, DAM – blood in Arabic and Hebrew – raises serious questions why school officials would position this group in front of impressionable students. Their lyrics raise even more questions about the judgment of these school officials.
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