UC Santa Cruz African/Black Student Alliance protesters at Hillel event yelled “Free Palestine,” “F*** Zionist Slugs” and tore down Israeli flag

Jewish community condemns ‘intolerance,’ demands UC Santa Cruz response
by Ryan Masters
May 24, 2017

More than 130 UC Santa Cruz students, faculty, alumni, parents and donors — as well as numerous Jewish leaders — are demanding Chancellor George Blumenthal implement the UC Regents’ Statement of Principles Against Intolerance in response to recent and ongoing incidents they say actively suppress Jewish and pro-Israel students’ freedom of expression and assembly. The letter, dated May 18, is a project of AMCHA Initiative, a nonprofit “dedicated to investigating, documenting, educating about and combating anti-Semitism at institutions of higher education in America”… The letter primarily addresses a May 2 incident in which a celebration of Israeli Independence Day produced by Santa Cruz Hillel was disrupted by student protesters led by the African/Black Student Alliance. READ MORE

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