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Anti-Semitic posts divest from social progress

Anti-Semitic posts divest from social progress

by Anthony Berteaux, Assistant Opinion Editor // April 14, 2015

For many modern day Jews across the world, April is a time to reflect upon the historic perseverance of the Jewish people in the face of adversity and...

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Divestment denied, falls short of two-thirds majority

by Quinn Owen, Assistant Digital Editor // April 9, 2015

Fifty-three percent of students voting were in favor to divest from companies involved in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, short of the two-thirds majority...

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Anti-Semitism claims invest in poor arguments

by Caleb Minnick, Staff Columnist // April 8, 2015

Recently, San Diego State was given the dubious honor of being the sixth most anti-Semitic campus in America, according to conservative activist, David...

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A.S. removes pro-divestment statement from ballot

by Colleen Larson, Staff Writer // April 7, 2015

The San Diego State Associated Students' Election Committee removed the Divestment Coalition's original statement supporting divestment from the special...

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Statement in opposition of divestment

Statement in opposition of divestment

April 6, 2015

Drafted By Sarah Katularu, Anthony Berteaux, Tyler Gording, Sheli Grumet, Victoria Zakinova, Eric Palonsky, Chantal Eidelstein, Daniel Sirkin, and Michael...

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SDSU divestment goes to student vote

SDSU divestment goes to student vote

by Quinn Owen, Assistant Digital Editor // April 6, 2015

Starting Monday, a university-wide student vote, will determine whether San Diego State's Associated Students will encourage the divestment of school funds...

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Divestment is a step towards justice

by Courtney White, Columnist // February 16, 2015

Ivy League schools such as Harvard and Stanford have launched major movements towards divestment from Israel, and frankly, San Diego State is falling behind. Not...

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Letter to the Editor: Divestment calls for justice

by Osama Alkhawaja // February 16, 2015

Editor's note: This letter to the editor is written by the co-president of Students for Justice in Palestine addressing the divestment campaign and the...

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Divestment compromises academic integrity

by Anthony Berteaux, Assistant Opinion Editor // February 16, 2015

I used to believe in divestment. Like many students who are allured by the social justice narrative of divestment, I believed that San Diego State divesting...

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A satirical Facebook post created and published by Students for Justice in Palestine.

Ethnic cleansing starts where?

by Anthony Berteaux // July 18, 2014

I’m having an identity crisis. No, I’m not questioning my sexuality. I’m questioning my position on our school’s place in the controversial...

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Photo by Camille Lozano

Divestment bill shot down again

by Camille Lozano // April 28, 2014

The San Diego State Associated Students University Council met this past Wednesday to listen to public comments from Students for Justice in Palestine,...

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Letter to the Editor: Divestment is taking a stand for human rights

by Staff // April 9, 2014

For the past half century, Israel has continued to violate the human rights of the indigenous Palestinian population. These violations range from discriminatory...

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