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Truman State grapples with controversial anti-Muslim speaker

Apr 12, 2017 - St. Louis Post-Dispatch (Missouri)

Truman State University has become this week the latest of a long line of schools to become entangled in an intensifying debate over how students should respond to campus speakers whose views they find objectionable.

In the span of several weeks, protesters at three college campuses - Claremont McKenna College, the University of California, Los Angeles and Middlebury College - have either shut down or severely interrupted speeches by controversial speakers.

Critics view the incidents...