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Students Call Conservative Speaker ‘Fascist,’ Say ‘Microaggressions Are Real’

by The Daily Signal | Updated on 3.27.18

Rob Shimshock / @ShimshockAndAwe / March 06, 2018

Student protesters sang, “No platform for fascists,” and chanted, “Rape culture is not a myth,” and “Microaggressions are real,” during a Monday speech by feminist scholar Christina Hoff Sommers at an Oregon law school.

Protesters at Lewis & Clark Law School interrupted the American Enterprise Institute scholar’s speech on multiple occasions. Sommers reported she was only able to give half of her speech.

“No platform for fascists, no platform at all,” the student protesters sang. “We will fight for justice until Christina’s gone. Which side are you on, friends, which side are you on?”

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One student demanded that the scholar take questions during her speech, instead of afterward.

The protests followed a Sunday letter published by nine student groups demanding that the Lewis & Clark Federalist Society disinvite Sommers, whom they claimed was a “known fascist.”

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