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Peace & Conflict Studies Blog

Israeli-Palestinian conflict sparks discussion

“When Students for a Free Palestine held a discussion last week about recent violence in Gaza, its members admitted that the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is a historically complicated issue, riddled with emotion and politics.

But the group’s leaders said that that was not what they wanted to talk about.

Although SFP is a pro-Palestine activist group, its members wanted to have a dialogue open to all students to discuss the recent violence in Gaza as well as what many see as severe human rights violations resulting from this violence…”

See the full story in The Phoenix