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The University of California (UC)-Berkeley Student Senate voted to support a resolution condemning Islamophobic hate speech on March 20.

The resolution was a response to recently surfaced video of a speech delivered by UC-Santa Cruz lecturer Tammi Rossman-Benjamin to the Ahavath Torah Congregation last June in Stoughton, Mass.

Rossman-Benjamin said that many Muslim Student Association and Students for Justice in Palestine members "are foreign students who come from countries and cultures where anti-Semitism is how they think about the world."


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