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Ann Coulter called off by Barkeleys

Written by Samia Mughal

Ann Coulter ‘s Appearance was over by the University of California-Barkeley’s

 

Ann Coulter, a well-known American commentator, writer, political critic, writer, columnist and a lawyer. she is frequently invited for speech on different mediums. An invitation was send to Ann Coulter by the University of California- Barkeley. It was later cancel by the officials due to her safety measures and politically charged public.

According to the University officials,

“We have been unable to find a safe and suitable venue for your planned April 27 event featuring Ann Coulter.” 

According to the local reporters Barkley is a center of Modern liberal movement. It has been very  difficult because of political differences over the past few months. University officials said,that the scheduled event of Ann Coulter was too tough to handle because of campus Republicans.

Back in February, an event of alt-right figure Milo Yiannopoulos was also cancel by rebellions of the campus. The pro- Trump and Anti- trump protesters clashed off in campus.

The school administration claimed in there email,

“In the wake of events surrounding the planned appearance by Milo Yiannopoulos in February, as well as several riots which have occurred in recent weeks in the city of Berkeley, we have increased our scrutiny regarding the time and location of high-profile speakers so that these events can go forward unimpeded,”

The university officials are planning a different place and time for Ann coulters speech. Before the cancelled speech Ann Coulter claimed that she has signed numerous security measures.

After the cancellation of event she said,

“The school’s silly requirements, included that event had to hold in the middle of the day, open only to students and at a venue announced at the last moment”. Ann Coulter was agreeing to all the measures but still the event was over.

Ann Coulter was set on fire after the cancellation of the event, According to her,

 “They just up and announced that I was prohibited from speaking anyway,” “I feel like the Constitution is important and that taxpayer-supported universities should not be using public funds to violate American citizens’ constitutional rights.”

In a discussion with Tucker Carlson tonight on Fox News Ann Coulter said “What are they going to do? Arrest me?”

In response of her hot talk the university spokesperson said,

“We are going to do whatever we can to make that happen at a time and a place when police can provide safety and security,”

On Tuesday the protester and police clashed outskirts of the University of Auburn. It apparently means that University of California is not the only institution that is facing to balance the freedom of speech and security measures.

University official claimed that, the college’s Republicans did not consulted before confirming the event date on 27th April. Officials said that they came to know about the Ann coulters speech from the newspapers.After referring to the university security police they were not capable to find a safe place or time on that day.

Ann Coulter is promising to appear at the University of California at Berkeley. Next week even after the decision of officials to cancel the event.

About the author

Samia Mughal

Samia is a freelance writer, beside writing she is a post graduate of Mgt Science. She is passionate about reading/writing ,Makeup, music ,painting & every other art that exists. She loves to debate on different topics.