Letter to the Editor: Setting the record straight on disturbing incidents at the recent pro-Palestine protest

November 09, 2023 1 min read

Eden Bendory and Estelle Botton
Daily Princetonian

Excerpt: We are writing to respond to The Daily Princetonian’s recent article, “Princeton staff member assaults student at pro-Palestine protest in town.” The article describes the protest in question only as background information to contextualize an incident regarding a University employee assaulting a student. The few words it does devote to the protest paint it as merely “repeat[ing] calls for a ceasefire” and “continu[ing] largely without incident” after the harassment. This claim is false.

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