Apr 30, 2024 - News

The Pulp: USF protesters arrested

Illustration of an orange, instead of a sun, shining over the Sunshine Skyway Bridge in Florida.

Illustration: Brendan Lynch/Axios

🚨 University of South Florida police arrested three protesters during a pro-Palestine demonstration yesterday on campus. (Tampa Bay Times)

  • Such protests have spread in recent days after a demonstration at Columbia University drew international attention when the university's president requested that the protesters be removed by force. (Axios)

🎤 The Tampa Arts Alliance will hold a benefit concert tonight at Crowbar to raise money for Artspace, an affordable housing and studio space for up to 60 local artists. (Creative Loafing)

🩺 A Tampa doctor is starting a program to remove barriers faced by Black patients seeking kidney transplants. Black Americans face higher rates of kidney failure but have lower transplant rates. (Bay News 9)

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