Free-speech advocates rail against House anti-Semitism bill

Free-speech advocates and pro-Palestine student groups Wednesday sharply condemned an S.C. House proposal they say would suppress criticism of Israel on S.C. college campuses. But the bill’s supporters – including a House panel that unanimously OK’d the proposal over loud objections Wednesday – say that charge is ill-informed. The proposal is meant to curb a rising tide of anti-Semitism, they said at a tense, hour-long hearing.

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Gamecock defensive lineman Taylor Stallworth interviews teammates during South Carolina football media day

Gamecock defensive lineman Taylor Stallworth played the part of reporter and interviewed some of his teammates during media day at South Carolina.
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Gamecock defensive lineman Taylor Stallworth interviews teammates during South Carolina football media day 2:20

Gamecock defensive lineman Taylor Stallworth interviews teammates during South Carolina football media day

Expectations for the 2017 football season are high for Gamecock quarterback Jake Bentley 1:10

Expectations for the 2017 football season are high for Gamecock quarterback Jake Bentley

Expectations are set high for the South Carolina Gamecock football team this season. 1:55

Expectations are set high for the South Carolina Gamecock football team this season.

Gamecock football players talk about the Coach Muschamp they know 1:09

Gamecock football players talk about the Coach Muschamp they know