Students for Justice in Palestine has been accused of anti-Semitism, but also has many Jewish members.
SJP at Stony Brook University called for the removal of Hillel from campus and compared Zionists to Nazis and members of the KKK
Hundreds of students at Swarthmore College had signed a petition requesting that the Israeli hummus no longer be sold on campus.
Many Jewish students who aren’t normally involved in Israel politics have gotten involved. But others have “Israel fatigue.”
The recently leaked SJP Divestment Handbook reveals that SJP relies heavily on outside political groups — and often, ones that actively promote hate.
Hatem Bazian is also the founder of Students for Justice in Palestine.
SJP entered an event featuring IDF soldiers and chanted “Free Palestine” before being removed by security. Now they must clear events with the school.
Jewish students call the claims “a load of baloney.”
“Our goal is not to protest free speech, but instead to mourn the victims of the convicted terrorist.”
NEW YORK (JTA) — Fordham University will not allow students to form a Students for Justice in Palestine group because it does not allow groups that solely promote one country’s interests. According to a Tuesday statement from Fordham, a Jesuit school in New York City, an SJP group would act more like a political lobby…