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Jerry Seinfeld's Duke Commencement Wasn't Derailed by Pro-Hamas Antics

Posted on AllSides May 13th, 2024
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Education, Commencement Speakers, Colleges and Universities, Duke University, Jerry Seinfeld, Pro-Palestine Protests

Jerry Seinfeld was the commencement speaker for Duke University’s graduating 2024 class. It should have gone off without any drama, but in the era of perpetual left-wing victimhood, that was not the case. If it weren’t the war in Gaza, it would have been something else. Alas, at least 30 students staged a mini-pro-Hamas rebellion against the comedian. They walked out, but it was a minor hiccup. Over two dozen students might have left, but there were around 6,000 in the class (via Politico): 

A tiny contingent of Duke University graduates...

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