At Berkeley, a Speaker’s Cancellation Spurs New Battles Over Free Speech

27Apr - by mh - 0 - In News

At Berkeley, a Speaker’s Cancellation Spurs New Battles Over Free Speech

One week ago, the conservative commentator and firebrand Ann Coulter insisted that she would be speaking at the University of California at Berkeley, over administrators’ objections that the event wouldn’t be safe. But following heavy posturing, a legal challenge, and plenty of Berkeley bashing, Ms. Coulter dropped her plans.