Students in California Might Face Criminal Investigation for Protesting Film on Israeli Army

June 23, 2016

By Murtaza Hussain at The Intercept

LAST MONTH, A GROUP OF STUDENTS at University of California at Irvine gathered to protest a screening of the film “Beneath the Helmet,” a documentary about the lives of recruits in the Israeli Defense Forces. Upset about the screening of a film they viewed as propaganda for a foreign military, the students were also protesting the presence of several IDF representatives who here holding a panel discussion at the screening...

Schools: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign University of California, Irvine