DePaul University sparks furor with fundraiser for convicted terrorist Rasmea Odeh

by Cheryl K. Chumley
February 4, 2015

A fundraiser organized by Students for Justice in Palestine, or SJP, at DePaul University has sparked widespread furor because the recipient of the rally — Rasmea Odeh — is a convicted killer living in the United States who was just found guilty of lying on her immigration papers. Odeh was a member of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine, a group that’s designed by the United States, as well as Canada and the European Union, as a terrorist group. She was convicted in 1970 in an Israeli court for killing two Hebrew University students while bombing a Jerusalem grocery store and was sentenced to life behind bars. Odeh was freed in 1995 during a prisoner exchange… READ MORE

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