Berkeley, at center of political battleground, reverses decision to cancel speech by conservative pundit Ann Coulter


by Washington Post

Known for decades as a bastion of free speech, Berkeley has become an ideological — and actual — battleground, where even proposals to bring a polarizing speaker to campus are creating a wrenching dilemma.

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TheHill reports:

Berkeley reverses decision to cancel Ann Coulter speech

The Hill (blog)Berkeley reverses decision to cancel Ann Coulter speechThe Hill (blog)University of California Berkeley has reversed its decision to cancel a speech from conservative commentator Ann Coulter, proposing a different day and venue. After initially cancelling the author's planned talk over security concerns, the university ...Berkeley reverses decision to cancel speech by conservative pundit Ann CoulterWashington PostAnn Coulter Vows to Speak at Berkeley After University Cancels Her...

Breitbart reports:

Berkeley Reverses Decision To Cancel Ann Coulter Speech

After initially banning her over "security concerns," UC Berkeley reversed their decision to block an appearance by Ann Coulter.

Truth Revolt reports:

Berkeley Reverses Decision: Will Let Conservative Pundit Ann Coulter Speak After All

If you feel a little seasick over all the drama happening at the University of California at Berkeley lately, you're not alone.  On Wednesday, the administration said it was canceling conservative pundit Ann Coulter’s speech, claiming it could not figure out a way to provide proper security. TruthRevolt's Mark Tapson wrote about this unfair treatment: