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Macalester’s movement ecology for Palestinian human rights
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Macalester’s movement ecology for Palestinian human rights

This fall, Freddy Barragan ’22, Saskia Bernstein ’21, Adelaide Gaughran-Bedell ’21 and Serena Touqan ’22 founded a chapter of the national Palestinian rights organization Jewish Voices for Peace (JVP) on campus. JVP joins two existing organizations, IfNotNow and Macalester Students for Palestinian Equal Rights (MacSUPER), in the fight for Palestinian freedom, justice and equality on…

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MCSG Overseer: Trueblood on campus culture, JVP returns

This week’s meeting of MCSG’s Legislative Body (LB) – hosted in the DeWitt Wallace Library this week – began with a presentation from new Dean of Multicultural Life Marjorie Trueblood about her role and perceptions of Macalester thus far. “Coming to Macalester and thinking about what this dean position should be about is thinking about…

‘Difficult Conversations’ event held despite MacSUPER’s exclusion
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‘Difficult Conversations’ event held despite MacSUPER’s exclusion

Despite controversy over MacSUPER’s rescinded co-sponsorship, the event “Difficult Conversations: the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict” took place in Markim Hall on Tuesday afternoon. The “Difficult Conversations” event was initially brought to campus by the Macalester branch of J Street U. According to Heather Renetzky ’15, a J Street U co-chair, J Street U was approached by outside…

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Developing story: MacSuper excluded and censored

This is a developing situation. Its details are all what we understand as true as of 8 p.m. on the night of Wednesday, April 1 (our submission deadline). We sincerely hope that by the time this is distributed the situation will have changed. On Friday, March 27, MacSUPER (Students United for Palestinian Equal Rights) received…