Posted on April 15, 2010 by TDB
(No Olive Trees at Cal?)
ASUC Senate Still Undecided on Vetoed Divestment Bill
“By Allie Bidwell and Nick Myers | Thursday, Apr 15, 2010
Following a nearly nine-hour discussion that began at 10:30 p.m. Wednesday evening and lasted into Thursday morning, ASUC senators have yet to reach a decision on whether or not they would uphold or override President Will Smelko’s March 24 veto of a controversial bill urging the student government and the UC to divest from two companies that have supplied Israel with materials for alleged war crimes.
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Posted on April 13, 2010 by TDB
Special to the Daily Cal
Tuesday, April 13, 2010
I was at the senate meeting on the night of March 17 but had to leave around 1 a.m. to take my son home because he has AP exams at his high school this week.
I must be na�ve, as I left believing by far the majority of you had seen that the Israeli-Palestinian issue was far too complex for you ASUC senators to pass a resolution recommending divestment from one side. Continue reading
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Posted on April 9, 2010 by TDB
Divestment debate to continue
by April 8, 2010 | by Amanda Pazornic
The fate of a divest-from-Israel resolution passed by the U.C. Berkeley student senate and vetoed by ASUC’s president a week later will likely be decided at a student senate meeting Wednesday, April 14. Continue reading
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Posted on March 18, 2010 by TDB
(OCITF Note: to read ASUC Bill 118 entitled A Bill In Support of ASUC DIVESTMENT FROM WAR CRIMES click here )
Bill passed by overwhelming majority.
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For The Daily Californian March 18, 2010 article click this link: ASUC Bill Opposes UC Investment in Israel
March 18, 2010
NEW YORK (JTA) — The student government at the University of California, Berkeley reportedly endorsed a divestment bill.
The Associated Students of the University of California, Berkeley passed the bill by a wide margin early Thursday morning, it was reported. Continue reading
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