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The Arab/Israeli Conflict Conflict

In 2006, two versions of Sesame Street were broadcast in Israel — one for Arab children and one for Israealis. Doing their part to bring peace to the Middle East, and despite protests and professional blacklisting, Sesame Street brought Arab Muppet Mahboub to Rechov Sumsum, Israel’s Sesame Street adaptation.

Photo courtesy of Sesame Street Workshop

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