Social media users were shocked and outraged by A Recently anti-Israel A rally organized by pro-Palestinian protesters at the University of Michigan this week.
The protest clips depicted protesters chanting “Intifada, intifada! Long live the intifada”, a call for the violent overthrow of the Jewish state inspired by Palestinian riots and revolts against Israel in the late 1980s, early 1990s, and early 2000s.
“There is only one solution!” One of the marchers was seen chanting as the crowd behind her responded: “Intifada! Revolution!”
Protesters, seen walking around Ann Arbor campus He was also heard shouting through loudspeakers and waving Palestinian flags while repeating the infamous anti-Israel call to arms: “From the river to the sea, Palestine shall be free!”
The media reported that the anti-Semitic march was staged as a protest Vice President Kamala HarrisThursday’s visit to campus, where she gave a speech on climate policy, and student activism. The demonstrators appeared to stand against the US government’s support for the State of Israel.
Another video depicts protesters outside the campus building where Harris was giving her speech, saying, “No more nickel, no more cent, no more money for Israel’s crimes.”
The blatant call for the overthrow of Israel upset prominent Twitter users, who were stunned by it Such a feeling It was freely expressed on a large American university campus.
Jewish newspaper columnist Blake Flyton tweeted, “At the University of Michigan, a call to kill Jews.”
Rep. Jared Moskovitz, R-Fla., spoke about the horrific nature of the rally, tweeting: “Hitler’s use of the word ‘solution’ is meant here. Israel has a right to exist. We will never give that up. The Jewish people have a right to exist. Right to exist. We will ensure.” .
Free Beacon reporter Joe Gabriel Simonson mocked the protesters, tweeting: “The loser activists think this is an uprising.”
Manhattan Institute Elijah Shapiro He put a sarcastic comment about the protest, saying, “It’s because UMich only spends $18 million a year on DEI.”
Former Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas. National Security Adviser Boris Rifkin condemned the rally, writing, “Terrifying. Echoes of what happened in Charlottesville, except for violent anti-Semites cut from a different cloth. I expect major media to deliver this is wall-to-wall saturated coverage.” The wall I submitted to this event with the condemnation of WH and the Democratic leaders and band members.”
Media reporter Isaac Shore remarked, “Not making the best case for your ability to handle your country, kids.”
Popular conservative account AG tweeted, “I don’t think most people really understand the level of hatred and hostility to Jewish students on many of the major liberal universities because school administrations tend to support/enable these things.”
Hollywood producer and The Spectator columnist Daniela Greenbaum Davis sympathizes with Jewish students at the University of Michigan. She tweeted, “The first and second intifadas saw terrorists brutally murder innocent civilians. I can’t even imagine being a Jew on a Michigan campus right now.”
Author Samuel Rosenfeld tweeted, “I’m getting sick… @UMich.”