Students gathering at the University of Utah to protest conservative speaker Ben Shapiro are showing us a glimpse into a frightening possible future. The organizer of the protests is a student at University of Utah named Sean Taylor, and he doesn't believe that Shapiro has a right to speak at the university.
<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">America is doomed if our colleges are producing kids like this.<br><br>This is what fascism actually looks like, if you're curious. <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/freespeech?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#freespeech</a> <a href="https://t.co/I95NRszqwx">pic.twitter.com/I95NRszqwx</a></p>— Colin Moriarty (@notaxation) <a href="https://twitter.com/notaxation/status/922509521884299264?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">October 23, 2017</a></blockquote>
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Dan Harris visited the campus where Shapiro was scheduled to speak and sought out Taylor to interview him. Taylor tells the ABC news anchor that "he doesn't think he should speak." When Harris reminds Taylor the right to free speech is an important part of the constitution he replies, "I don't care." "You don't care? Harris replies. "I don't care", Taylor repeated. "I don't think that's a relevant document right now." This entitled viewpoint where everyone else has to deal with your opinion and accept that it's the right one completely tosses out the constitutional rights of every American and reeks of fascism.
The attitude is becoming all too common among young college students engaging in protests, some have even taken their fight to the extreme and engaged in the planning of violence prompting the FBI to label extreme political groups like "Antifa" domestic terrorists.
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