In the aftermath of Hamzeh Daoud’s resignation, the Vol. 254 Editorial Board weighs in on the long-term consequences of the Stanford College Republicans’ behavior and rhetoric — and how Stanford administrators should work to mitigate this damage in the upcoming school year and beyond.
Hamzeh Daoud ’20 has resigned from his Resident Assistant position in Norcliffe House, he announced in a statement to The Daily on Friday afternoon. Daoud’s resignation follows two weeks of controversy over a Facebook post in which he originally threatened to “physically fight” Zionists on campus.
Stanford now faces increased external pressure in the push to fire incoming Norcliffe House Resident Assistant Hamzeh Daoud ’20, as Pennsylvania lawyer Jerome Marcus — in a Tuesday letter sent to President Marc Tessier-Lavigne — alleged that the University risks legal action should Daoud retain his position.