#SorryNotSorry #UCLA student gov’t sends apology to Hillel over anti-Israel resolution being “inadvertently hidden from the Jewish community and the public at large”

JEWISH JOURNAL
UCLA Student Gov’t Passes Resolution Accusing Israel of “Ethnic Cleansing”
by Aaron Bandler
March 5, 2021

The UCLA student government passed a resolution on March 3 alleging that the Israeli government is committing “ethnic cleansing” against the Palestinians. The Journal obtained a copy of the resolution, titled “A Resolution Calling for the UC to Divest from War.” The resolution called for the University of California system to divest from “the war industry” and for “the university to sever itself from companies that engage or aid in the oppression of any people.” But what Jewish groups and students have taken issue with is that the resolution states that divestment is a legitimate tool to fight against injustice, citing “South African apartheid” and “ethnic cleansing in Palestine by the Israeli government.” READ MORE

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