UCI Students Interrupt Israeli Ambassador

So last night, the Isreli Ambassador came to speak at UCI… Mistake number 1.

From the OCRegister.com

Twelve people were arrested this evening during a raucous lecture at UC Irvine where Israeli Ambassador Michael Oren came to talk about U.S.-Israel relations.

Oren was interrupted 10 times while trying to give his speech before 500 people at the UCI Student Center, where there was heavy security. Oren took a 20 minute break after the fourth protest, asked for hospitality and resumed his speech, only to be interrupted again by young men yelling at him every few minutes. Many members of the audience also applauded Oren.

After the 10th interruption, several dozens students who opposed Oren’s talk got up and walked out and staged a protest outside.  It is not clear whether they were members of the UCI Muslim Student Union, which issued an email earlier in the day condemning Oren’s appearance on campus.

Here is the video, you must watch it.  As provided by the OCRegister.com

If you’re too lazy to watch the video, I have summarized the happenings below.

Read more at the OCRegister.com or at ZOTREPORT

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4 Responses to UCI Students Interrupt Israeli Ambassador

  1. Terry Lok says:

    LOLOLOL holy shit the “missed bingo” lady is insane. this whole post was the most awesome thing i’ve seen in months. +1 to the protesters wow.

    “you are failing this class”

  2. Wes says:

    lmao this is great! I loved the undie run dude. That guy is everywhere!!

  3. Luke says:

    HAAHA I love the caption of the second picture

  4. verbage says:

    Info about the 11 who were arrested at: irvine11.com CHECK IT OUT!!

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