The Crescent Report

April 27, 2010

Georgetown Students Demand Divestment out of Israel

Filed under: From the Desk of Imam Mahdi Bray — Imam Mahdi Bray @ 3:15 pm

Georgetown students create a day of action on campus for a “Free Palestine”.  Check out the piece below.  Imam Mahdi Bray

Quote:  “We who believe in freedom can not rest until the tears of a Palestinian mother is just as valued as that of an Israeli mother and they are both dried with a cloth of compassion and justice.”

Georgetown Students Demand Divestment out of Israel

Georgetown Divest! coalition marches to President DeGioia’s office

At 2:30 p.m., a group of approximately fifteen students marched from Red Square to President DeGioia’s office as part of the Georgetown Divest! campaign. Georgetown, Divest, a coalition comprised of Students for Justice in Palestine, Georgetown Solidarity Committee, Georgetown Buddhist Meditation Sangha, and Muslim Student Association, demands that Georgetown to end their investment of endowment money in companies guilty of human rights violations in Israel and Palestine.

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