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DePaul Divest: One year later

Students protest in the quad of DePaul’s Lincoln Park campus in March, calling for DePaul to divest from companies that profit from the Israeli occupation of Palestine. (Megan Deppen / The DePaulia)
May 24, 2015

Last year in late May, before finals took their toll and the quarter ended, students voted for SGA president, senators and various referendum items. The most contentious of the items, proposed by Students...

DePaul Divest: No more silence

DePaul Divest organizers and supporters celebrate the success of their referendum on May 23, 2014. (Photo courtesy of Students for Justice in Palestine)
March 1, 2015

Last spring, DePaul students spoke out in support of Palestinian human rights, approving a referendum that called on the university to pull its investments from 12 corporations that perpetuated Israeli...

The future of DePaul Divest

Students for Justice in Palestine drop a Palestinian flag in Arts & Letters Hall last spring in support of the BDS movement on campus.(DePaulia File)
February 8, 2015

The Lincoln Park Student Center was the venue for a fundraiser last Tuesday on behalf of convicted terrorist Rasmea Odeh, stirring controversy on campus amid recent developments regarding DePaul Divest. The...

Opposing viewpoint: Telling the truth about BDS

May 19, 2014

The international movement to Boycott, Divest and Sanction Israel (BDS) is rooted in a big lie. Through hypocritical double standards and outright lies and deceptive machinations, it falsely demonizes...

DePaul Divest speaks out: No more misinformation

Members of Depaul Divests explaining the process of divestment from companies that
supposedly profit off of Israel's occupation of Palestine. Controversy has surrounded
the measure, which is set to be voted on in the SGA elections, May 19-May 22. (Photo courtesy of DePaul Students for Justice in Palestine)
May 19, 2014

In recent weeks, DePaul Divest organizers have received word that malicious rumors are being spread about the campaign via word of mouth on campus. As student campaign organizers and members of SJP, we...

SJP erects ‘mock apartheid wall’

SJP's “mock apartheid wall” in St. Vincent’s Circle just off the Lincoln Park Campus Quad aimed to raise awareness about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict last week. Photo by Amanda Driscoll.
May 19, 2014

The Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) group at DePaul put up a “mock apartheid wall” in St. Vincent’s Circle just off the Quad last Monday, May 12 to raise awareness about the Israeli-Palestinian...

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