Open Letter to Milo Yiannopoulos (and Other Like “Provocateurs”)

Ronald Turovsky
Partner with the law firm Manatt Phelps & Phillips in its Los Angeles office. He attended UC Berkeley for his undergraduate degree and law school.

Dear Mr. Yiannopoulos: Please knock it off.  Your antics are disrupting the ability of my daughter, a freshman at UC Berkeley, to accomplish what she is there for: to go to class, write papers, prepare for midterms, and learn.  You have gotten in the way of all that, for pretty much nothing.  Not to mention […]

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UC Berkeley Unfairly Criticized in Wake of Protest

Ronald Turovsky
Partner with the law firm Manatt Phelps & Phillips in its Los Angeles office. He attended UC Berkeley for his undergraduate degree and law school.

After the violence that shut down the speech of the provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos at UC Berkeley, the University has come under substantial criticism – including from President Trump, who tweeted a threat to defund it. Many have trotted out the old yarn that the University is nothing more than a hotbed of liberalism and political […]

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