This guy again: “In March 2007, a KSU official said that [Julio] Pino, 48, had acknowledged providing news stories to a jihadist Web site but had stopped.”
“Kent St. prof. reportedly yells “˜Death to Israel” at event with Israeli diplomat,” by Christopher Santarelli for The Blaze, October 26:
A Kent State history professor, who has allegedly been linked to elements of Muslim extremism, reportedly lashed out at a former Israeli diplomat speaking at the university Tuesday night.
The event was co-sponsored by the undergraduate student government and entitled “An Evening with Ishmael Khaldi.” Khaldi spoke in regards to his book, A Shepherd’s Journey, which details his life journey from a small tent in a Bedouin village to the inner-circles of the Israel Foreign Service. When his speech ended, Khaldi opened the floor to a Q&A, where History Professor Julio Pino rushed to be the first to question Khaldi.
John Milligan of KentWired, an independent student publication,reports that Pino began to question how Khaldi could justify speaking of foreign aid given from Israel to countries like Turkey, when that aid was financed by “blood money that came from the deaths of Palestinian children and babies.” Milligan, a senior majoring in magazine journalism, then captured the the most shocking part of the exchange:
“The crowd fell into an awkward silence as the two continued to exchange words from across the auditorium.
“˜It is not respectful to me here,” Khaldi said.
Pino responded by saying “˜your government killed people” and claimed Khaldi was not being respectful to him.
“˜I do respect you, but you are wrong,” Khaldi said. “˜It’s a lie.”
The exchange ended as Pino stormed out of the auditorium shouting “˜Death to Israel!–