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Temple University tacks on last-minute fee for free speech event

January 20, 2010

Dutch politician Geert Wilders' trial over his controversial remarks about terrorism and Islam begins today in Amsterdam. Not to miss an opportunity to bathe themselves in irony, Temple University decided to hop on the "tamping down on free speech" train by charging an after-the-fact "security fee" for an event featuring Wilders that happened in October...

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