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Brandon is a whole different story. He abstained because he didn't want to offend anybody, and in the process he alienated everybody
—Andrea to Jesse

Hate Is Just A Four-Letter Word is the 11th episode of Season 5 of Beverly Hills, 90210.


Brandon is caught in the middle when Jewish students protest the scheduled campus appearance of a controversial African-American orator; and a demonstration disrupts Kelly's photo shoot.


Jason Priestley as Brandon Walsh
Jennie Garth as Kelly Taylor
Ian Ziering as Steve Sanders
Gabrielle Carteris as Andrea Zuckerman
Luke Perry as Dylan McKay
Brian Austin Green as David Silver
Tori Spelling as Donna Martin
Mark Damon Espinoza as Jesse Vasquez
Tiffani Thiessen as Valerie Malone
Carol Potter as Cindy Walsh
and James Eckhouse as Jim Walsh
Special Guest Stars
Kathleen Robertson as Clare Arnold
Jamie Walters as Ray Pruit
Stephanie Beacham as Iris McKay
Recurring cast
Jed Allan as Rush Sanders
Ryan Brown as Morton Muntz
Guest starring
Cress Williams as D'Shawn Hardell
Jonathan Gries as Dope Dealer
Bess Meisler as Rose Zuckerman
Kristen Dalton as Jamie Young
F.J. Rio as Alex Diaz
Natalie Belcon as Janice Williams
Jon Kean as Noah Levy
Gregg Daniel as Dean Whitmore
Judy Ann Elder as Nora Touissant
Frantz Turner as Roland Turner
Raymond Patterson as Reporter #2
G. Eric Miles as Student
Summer Simmons as Female Student
Jeremy Kaplan as Radical Senator
Jason Goldberg as Senator
Jillian Warry as Reporter #1


DavidWhat do you think of me being Jewish?
ClareI dunno. I don't really think of you as being Jewish. I don't really think of you as being anything at all. You're just... David
It's something you believe in your heart, you never have to apologise for that
—Brandon to Andrea
Hell... even a spiritualist can have a bad day
—Iris, on her behaviour the past summer


  • Ray is turning 25 and he's a Scorpio, making his birthday November 1969.


saturday | OMAR
clare asks david to turn the music off