Pro-Palestinian and anti-Israel activists disrupted the City Council’s stated meeting on Thursday while members were voting on a resolution commemorating the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz.
The protesters started yelling, “shame on you, Melissa”, “why are you supporting an apartheid” and “Palestinian lives matter.”
After five minutes of yelling and screaming, the some 40 protesters were ordered to leave and escorted out the balcony.
Watch David Greenfield’s passionate remarks on the floor of the City Council Chambers
Pro Palestinian Protestors Disrupt City Council During Auschwitz Vote
Pro-Palestinians Disrupt Council Meeting