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Students gather on campus in support of Palestine

Students gather on campus in support of Palestine

December 18, 2017

Unfurling a 20-foot banner that read “Hands off Jerusalem,” students of Cal State Long Beach swiftly responded to President Donald Trump’s recent announcement to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. In peaceful protest, approximately 20...

Beach Hillel talks heritage with CSULB

Beach Hillel talks heritage with CSULB

November 16, 2017

Strings of photographs lined the trees outside the University Student Union Wednesday as members of Beach Hillel, the center for Jewish students, showcased their annual voyage to Israel and the occupied Wes...

Zionists threaten any hope of ending Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Zionists threaten any hope of ending Israeli-Palestinian conflict

October 15, 2017

On May 10 this year, the Associated Student Inc. senate passed a resolution to divest ASI funds from companies profiting off the Israeli occupation of Palestine. Many of my friends who worked on the Di...

CSULB campus remains divided over divestment

CSULB campus remains divided over divestment

May 3, 2017

In an emotional vote that drew gleeful cheers and heavy weeping, the Associated Students, Inc. Senate passed for its second reading a divestment resolution from companies they say are complicit in Palestini...

Student protesters demand that CSULB divest

Student protesters demand that CSULB divest

May 2, 2017

Students gathered by the Prospector Pete statue on a hot Tuesday afternoon to debate and discuss the idea of Cal State Long Beach divesting from companies that profit from various forms of oppression in ...