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Conservative firebrand Milo Yiannopoulos cancels visit to UCLA, student GOP club says

Conservative firebrand Milo Yiannopoulos cancels visit to UCLA, student GOP club says

Conservative provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos, whose campus appearances have sparked widespread protests, has canceled his upcoming visit to UCLA, according to the student Republican club that invited him.

Bruin Republicans at UCLA said in a statement that it could not accommodate Yiannopoulos’ “long list of requirements” for a Feb. 2 campus appearance. The statement added that club members also were concerned about public safety, since Yiannopoulos’ appearances on his “Dangerous Faggot” campus tour have triggered violence. 

Last week, a man who said he was a socialist union member was shot and wounded at Yiannopoulos’ talk at the University of Washington....

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