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UPDATED: Students For Justice in Palestine Win Historic Lawsuit

August 10, 2019

SJP has faced resistance from the University to attain full club rights and privileges since 2015.

Veer Shetty, FCLC '21, joins the fight for SJP to be recognized on campus.

Sophomore Joins SJP’s Legal Battle Against Fordham

March 6, 2019

For now, SJP remains at a standstill. “We’re still not seen as legitimate, which makes it very hard to organize,” Shetty said. SJP isn’t privy to basic club privileges, such as advertising their club and events on campus, or invite guest speakers.

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Students of SJP Await Court Decision

January 24, 2018

Over a year ago, the members of Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) were denied permission to start...

Students protesting the university's veto of SJP marched to and from Columbus Circle at the end of the event. (PHOTO BY STEPHAN KOZUB/THE OBSERVER)

Students Protest SJP Veto

January 24, 2017

Undeterred by harsh winds and cold temperatures, members of the Fordham community protested the univers...

Despite being approved as a club by the USG, Dean Eldredge vetoed SJP's application on Dec. 22. (SCREENSHOT COURTESY OF SJP FACEBOOK GROUP)

Fordham Vetoes Students for Justice in Palestine

January 20, 2017

Dean of Students Keith Eldredge has vetoed the formation of a Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) ...