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Ole Miss investigates student conduct after protest incident

The University of Mississippi has opened a student conduct investigation after videos of pro-Palestinian protesters being surrounded by counter protesters raised concerns of offensive and racist behavior. Chancellor Glenn F. Boyce acknowledged the incident in a letter, stating that the university is determining if more investigations are necessary. The pro-Palestinian demonstrators faced hostility and racist taunts from the counter protesters, leading to a tense situation. The university’s Black Student Union expressed solidarity with the pro-Palestinian group, condemning the actions of the counter protesters. Boyce emphasized free speech rights but denounced behaviors that demean others based on race or ethnicity, highlighting the importance of respecting individual dignity.


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