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Jacobin on American arms dealers
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Rashida Tlaib’s response to congressional censure
An op-ed by Columbia Jewish Voices For Peace. The university suspended this group, along with Students for Justice in Palestine, Friday afternoon, on a pretext related to permit policies, under pressure from donors:
“I think these kids at the colleges have shit for brains,” [billionaire hedge fund manager] Cooperman said to Fox Business when asked about the walkout and similar demonstrations at Harvard University, Stanford University, NYU, and many other colleges across the country.”