Is UC Irvine “dragging its feet”?

This week the Orange County Independent Task Force on anti-Semitism  (OCITF) received a carbon copy of a letter from the Zionist Organization America (ZOA) to UCI  Chief Campus Counsel Diane Giocaris. The letter suggests that UCI is “dragging its feet”, with respect to an investigation of alleged fund raising  for Hamas by British MP George Galloway and his Viva Palestina organization at  a May 21,  2009 , Muslim Student Union (MSU) sponsored event.  Hamas has been designated as a  Foreign Terrorist Organization (FTO) by the U.S. State Department. To read ZOA’s letter click here

In a letter dated September 30, 2009 to ZOA and copied to the OCITF, MS Giocaris stated  “…With regard to your allegations regarding the conduct of University employees and that MSU violated University policies, we have initiated an internal review of these matters, and will proceed as expediciously as possible…” To read Ms. Geocaris letter click here

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