Pro-Palestine Student Group Sanctioned By UCI for "Disrupting" Israeli Soldier Panel
September 1, 2017
Students for Justice in Palestine filed an appeal with UC Irvine yesterday after administrators sanctioned the group for disrupting a speaking event with Israeli soldiers in May. Back then, activists built a mock apartheid wall on campus to raise awareness during "Anti-Zionism Week." Pro-Palestinians students complained that a visiting group of Israel Defense Forces (IDF) soldiers harassed them and conducted surveillance of their activities.
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