Physical Address

304 North Cardinal St.
Dorchester Center, MA 02124

Protests at US colleges intensify with arrests, additional encampments, and closures

Student protests in the United States regarding Israel’s conflict with Hamas have intensified, with increased arrests and tensions at universities. Encampments have been formed, leading to arrests at Columbia University. Protests have spread to other universities, leading to closures and students opting for online learning. Protests have raised concerns over safety and free speech rights on campuses. Former President Donald Trump criticized the situation on college campuses, blaming President Joe Biden. The protests have led to divisions among students, with some demanding action against Israel. Columbia University has a history of activism, including protests in 1968. The protests began after Hamas’ attack on Israel, resulting in casualties on both sides.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *