Tag Archive for UCI/Civil Rights

UCI problems relating to Muslim/Jewish student groups

Civil rights investigation clears UCI

The Orange County Register reports this morning on the federal investigation of civil rights complaints of anti-Semitism at UC Irvine found “insufficient evidence” that the university failed to respond appropriately to complaints by Jewish students, according to a report released this Tuesday afternoon. As our readers may recall, there has been coverage of this issue…

UCI deals with claims of anti-Semitism

Officials say blogs and outside groups make divide between Jewish and Muslim students seem wider than it is. Sunday, June 10, 2007 By MARLA JO FISHER The Orange County Register IRVINE – A young man in a turban, his face covered, marches around UC Irvine with signs saying “Death to Infidels. Death to Israel” during…

Who are terrorists?

CAN YOU TELL BY LOOKING? The commentary that I posted last week by Andrew Davey “A bubbling cauldron at UCI?” has generated some interesting responses. For the record I do not support terrorism and I do not support terrorists.  What I do support is the notion (fact) that terrorists represent a fringe of society and societal groups…

The Christian Taliban – In America

After reading the stories of the conflicts between the UCI Muslim Studen Union, the Hillel Jewish Student Union, and the UCI College Republicans I found myself wondering “When do I start worrying about a Christian taliban in the United States?” Congressman Dana Rohrabacher & Taliban Well, we may already be well on the way there.…

A bubbling cauldron at UCI?

Special Commentary from Andrew Davey at Calitics Last night, UCI Chancellor Michael Drake met with Jewish students to discuss the recent unrest on campus. Here’s what The OC Register has to say about it: UC Irvine Chancellor Michael V. Drake told several hundred concerned Jewish community members Wednesday night to join in on discussions and…