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It's a free speech clash as Milo Yiannopoulos is shut down at UC Berkeley

It's a free speech clash as Milo Yiannopoulos is shut down at UC Berkeley

Angry protests Wednesday night at UC Berkeley forced the cancellation of a talk by conservative firebrand and Donald Trump supporter Milo Yiannopoulos on Wednesday.

That sparked criticism from President Trump, who said on Twitter: “If U.C. Berkeley does not allow free speech and practices violence on innocent people with a different point of view - NO FEDERAL FUNDS?” 

Trump’s tweet heightens a debate already roiling the University of California over free speech, hate speech and what to do about Yiannopoulos.

Here’s a look at the free speech...

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