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Free Speech or Harassment?

A UCLA librarian's anti-Israel e-mail and subsequent suspension trigger campus debate.

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/education/article/free_speech_or_harassment_20011026

When UCLA librarian Jonnie Hargis this month sent out an e-mail to everyone on the library's list, he had no idea the chaos he'd cause on campus. Hargis wrote in his e-mail that United States taxpayers "fund and arm a state called Israel, which is responsible for untold thousands upon thousands of deaths of Muslim Palestinian children and civilians." He ended his message with: "So, who are the 'terrorists' anyway?"

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