April 17, 2024

UCLA Required Medical Students to Join ‘Free Palestine’ Prayer to ‘Mama Earth’

The University of California Los Angeles Medical School required all first-year college students to attend a lecture in March by a visitor speaker on “racial equity” who led college students in a prayer to “Mama Earth” and chants of “Free Palestine.”

The Free Beacon reported:

In a compulsory course on “structural racism” for first-year medical college students on the University of California Los Angeles, a visitor speaker who has praised Hamas’s Oct. 7 assault on Israel led college students in chants of “Free, Free Palestine” and demanded that they bow down to “mama earth,” in accordance to college students within the class and audio obtained by the Washington Free Beacon.

Lisa “Tiny” Gray-Garcia, who has referred to the Oct. 7 terrorist assaults as “justice,” started the March 27 class by main college students in what she described as a “non-secular prayer” to “the ancestors,” instructing everybody to get on their knees and contact the ground—”mama earth,” as she described it—with their fists.

So started a protracted and looney lecture that shocked some college students on the elite medical faculty and has led to requires an investigation. Wearing a keffiyeh that coated her whole face, Gray-Garcia, a self-described “poverty scholar,” led the category in chants of “Free, Free Palestine” as school and employees appeared on in silence, in accordance to folks within the course and contemporaneous textual content messages reviewed by the Free Beacon.

Students who refused to take part had been reportedly admonished, the Free Beacon reported.

The UK Daily Mail added:

Gray-Garcia slammed Israel simply hours after Hamas killed 1,200 folks on October 7 expressed support for Palestine, however none for the murdered Israelis.

‘As we hold our relatives in Occupied Palestine & all of MamaEarth in prayer & love we need to make the connections,’ she wrote on Twitter.

Gray-Garcia has additionally beforehand known as Israel ‘amerikkklan’, in reference to the KKK.

UCLA was amongst a number of American campuses that noticed radical anti-Israel protests erupt within the wake of the October 7 terror assault, earlier than Israel had even begun to reply, with demonstrators chanting “intifada” and different slogans.

Joel B. Pollak is Senior Editor-at-Large at Breitbart News and the host of Breitbart News Sunday on Sirius XM Patriot on Sunday evenings from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. ET (4 p.m. to 7 p.m. PT). He is the writer of the latest e-book, “The Zionist Conspiracy (and how to join it),” now obtainable on Audible. He can be the writer of the e-book, Neither Free nor Fair: The 2020 U.S. Presidential Election. He is a winner of the 2018 Robert Novak Journalism Alumni Fellowship. Follow him on Twitter at @joelpollak.

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