Tag: UCI

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Beijing Goes Ballistic after Peter Navarro Appointment

China is reacting angrily following news that President-elect Donald Trump has chosen Peter Navarro, author of the book and film Death by China, to head the new White House National Trade Council.

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UC Irvine Alumni Donate $17k for One Night in Old Dorm

A group of 15 University of California, Irvine alumni — who graduated in 1976 — donated $17,000 in total recently to spend one nostalgic night in their old, co-ed college dormitory, Sierra Hall.

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DA Investigates UC Irvine Students Over Violent Anti-Israel Protests

TEL AVIV – Orange County District Attorney’s office is investigating a violent protest held by the University of California’s Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) chapter in May, in which demonstrators shouted profanities at both UC Irvine Police and pro-Israel supporters.

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‘Long Live the Intifada’: Mob Disrupts Israeli Film at UC Irvine

Anti-Israel student protesters at the University of California Irvine chanted “Long live the Intifada” as they disrupted a screening of the Israeli film Beneath the Helmet: From High School to the Home Front on Wednesday night. The disruption , forcedcampus police to escort mostly female Jewish students who felt threatened by the protest safely out of the room in which the movie was being shown.

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Report: Anti-Israel Week Clouds Holocaust Day at UC Irvine

Several groups of students at the University of California Irvine held anti-Israel events last week, upstaging Holocaust Remembrance Day (Yom Hashoah), the annual memorial of the genocide of 6 million Jews during the Second World War.

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Gunman Turns Himself In at UC Irvine

A man with a gun at UC Irvine who caused a brief lockdown prior to a Tuesday afternoon induction ceremony for the school’s new chancellor, Howard Gillman, called the police and turned himself in after seeing an alert that he was being sought.

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‘Veto’ Says UCI Student Government to American Flag Ban

Executive Cabinet members of the Associated Students of University of California Irvine (UCI) voted Saturday to overturn a resolution banning the hanging of the American flag, echoing the words of an earlier statement from the university that called the ban “misguided.”

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UCI Says American Flag Ban ‘Misguided’

On Saturday the University of California at Irvine (UCI) said that the student government’s vote to ban the display of the American Flag was “misguided.”