An online textbook that states Holocaust victims did not “tap into their strength” is required reading at the University of North Carolina (UNC).
The book, “21st Century Wellness,” is part of a one-credit hour Lifetime Fitness course all UNC undergraduates have to take before graduation. But along with handing out advice about leading a healthy lifestyle, the book contains an excerpt that says that Holocaust victims who died failed to find their inner strength, CNN reported Tuesday.
“The people in the camps who did not tap into the strength that comes from their intrinsic worth succumbed to the brutality to which they were subjected,” the book reads.
The text was contracted for use for two years, but it is currently under review for the fall, a school spokesman said.
Read more at Arutz Sheva.