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FIRE – Temple University Charges Unconstitutional ‘Security’ Fee for Geert Wilders Event; Dutch Trial Begins Today over Controversial Expression

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Temple University Charges Unconstitutional ‘Security’ Fee for Geert Wilders Event; Dutch Trial Begins Today over Controversial Expression
January 20, 2010

Dutch politician Geert Wilders’ trial begins today in Amsterdam over his controversial remarks about terrorism and Islam. While such a trial would be unconstitutional in the United States thanks to the First Amendment, students at Temple University in Philadelphia are nevertheless facing an unconstitutional, after-the-fact security fee levied by the university for hosting a presentation by Wilders.

Professor at Binghamton University Murdered by Islamist Grad Student

Professor Richard Antoun, Antropology professor known for his book “Understanding Fundamentalism: Christian, Islamic, and Jewish Movements,” was stabbed to death inside a University science building. The suspect has been identified as Abdulsalam Al-Zahrani, 46, a cultural anthropology student who was working on his dissertation.

Professor at Binghamton University Murdered by Islamist Grad Student

Professor Richard Antoun, Antropology professor known for his book “Understanding Fundamentalism: Christian, Islamic, and Jewish Movements,” was stabbed to death inside a University science building. The suspect has been identified as Abdulsalam Al-Zahrani, 46, a cultural anthropology student who was working on his dissertation.

Professor at Binghamton University Murdered by Islamist Grad Student

Professor Richard Antoun, Antropology professor known for his book “Understanding Fundamentalism: Christian, Islamic, and Jewish Movements,” was stabbed to death inside a University science building. The suspect has been identified as Abdulsalam Al-Zahrani, 46, a cultural anthropology student who was working on his dissertation.

Dutch leader tests free speech

From the Columbia Spectator – Controversial Dutch politician Geert Wilders’ right to free speech was expressed at Columbia University, where he spoke on Wednesday October 21st. He was met with little protest, even though many on campus questioned his views. Even the College Republicans, the sponsoring group, refused to support any of his statements against Islam.

Anti-Islamic Dutch Lawmaker Event at University Cut Short as Crowd Turns Nasty

From the AP – PHILADELPHIA — Amid tight security and a large turnout of protesters, Dutch lawmaker Geert Wilders told an assembly of Temple University students that Europe and America must fight an ongoing “stealth jihad” that threatens democracy and free speech.

Criticizing Islam? Sorry, You’re Cancelled

The cancellation of David Horowitz’s planned event at St. Louis University calls to attention a larger problem around the country. Pam Geller points out that speakers who have conservative viewpoints or are critical of Islam are being censored at an increasing rate.

David Horowitz Freedom Center’s Response to the Muslim Students Association

Our response to a very predictable statement from the Muslim Students Association.

An official statement from the MSA at Temple University

Geert Wilders is due to speak on Temple University campus on October 20th. The Muslim Students Association displays their lack of respect for freedom of speech by asking Temple University to rescind the invitation for Mr. Wilders to speak on campus.