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UCLA party that disputed Jewish candidate’s fitness loses election

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Posted by    Monday, May 4, 2015 at 2:45pm 5/4/2015 at 2:45pm
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Lets Act! (LA), the far-left student political party at UCLA, was dramatically swept from power, in election results released Friday, May 1, 2015.

LA, a coalition of mostly identity-based groups (e.g. Afrikan Student Union, MEChA, Queer Alliance, etc.) was defeated 8 seats to 3 (with 3 independents) by their rival, Bruins United (BU), a coalition...

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ALERT: UCLA anti-Israel divestment push may pass next week (Update)

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Posted by    Friday, November 14, 2014 at 2:10pm 11/14/2014 at 2:10pm

Last year, UCLA’s Jewish community and its allies mustered campus support to defeat a BDS resolution and to retain an anti-BDS plurality in student government.

I have chronicled the maneuvering of the anti-Israel groups at UCLA since then:

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UCLA Judicial Board rejects attempt to disqualify pro-Israel students

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Posted by    Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 1:27am 5/22/2014 at 1:27am
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We have covered extensively the attempt by the UCLA branch of Students for Justice in Palestine to keep pro-Israel students off the student council by claiming that taking sponsored trips to Israel (and only Israel) creates a conflict of interest, UCLA testing ground for next generation of anti-Israel campus tactics.

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Making It Costly To Be Pro-Israel On Campus

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Posted by    Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 7:15pm 5/18/2014 at 7:15pm
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On Thursday night, UCLA’s student government judicial board heard Students for Justice in Palestine v. Singh and Students for Justice in Palestine v. Rogers, both alleging that members of UCLA’s  student government (USAC) who are against the Boycott Sanction and Divest (BDS) movement  took inappropriate gifts from pro-Israel organizations and should have...

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SJP-backed UCLA Student President-elect took sponsored trip to Israel, yet won by 31 votes slamming such trips

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Posted by    Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 9:40am 5/13/2014 at 9:40am
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Legal Insurrection has learned that Students for Justice in Palestine-backed UCLA student president-elect Devin Murphy, whose supporters accused his anti-divestment opponent of corruption and conflict of interest for taking a sponsored trip to Israel from a pro-Israel organization, took a sponsored trip to Israel from a pro-Israel group in January 2013.

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UCLA testing ground for next generation of anti-Israel campus tactics

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Posted by    Monday, May 12, 2014 at 8:00am 5/12/2014 at 8:00am

Two months ago, after a contentious meeting that lasted until dawn, UCLA’s student government (USAC) defeated a BDS resolution on a 7-5, essentially party-line vote.  The hard work of hundreds of students and alumni, aided by numerous pro-Israel organizations, secured a hard-fought victory.

But Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) and their...

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