Milo Yimopoulos Free Speech

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On the topic of free speech in a college environment, many political commentators’ rights to an opinion have been disrespected, as demonstrated at numerous colleges nationwide. For example, upon conservative commentator Milo Yiannopoulos’s arrival at University of California-Berkeley in September 2017, several demonstrators confronted him, 11 of whom were arrested, 1 of whom was, according to the LA Times and the Berkeley and University Police, “carrying a shield, orange paint balls, ball bearings, mace, a knife and a stun gun.” This highly negative reaction to Mr. Yiannopoulos’s presence shows a blatant disregard for his right to speak. Another highly similar incident is the controversy over Yiannopoulos’s fellow conservative commentator Ann
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