Edinburgh Law Student Put Under Investigation For Hate Speech After Taunting ISIS Fighters


43EABBC300000578-4852548-image-m-62_1504573380859download-3There is a new free speech controversy on a university campus this week.  Robbie Travers, a 21-year-old third-year law student at the  University of Edinburgh, is under investigation for a “hate crime” after mocking ISIS fighters targeted in a massive air strike by the United States.  Esme Allman, a second-year history student, accused Travers of “blatant Islamophobia” and creating an unsafe environment for students through his mocking of the terrorists being helped to paradise.

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Utopia - you are standing in it promotes a classical liberal view of the world and champion the mass flourishing of humanity through capitalism and the rule of law. The origin of the blog is explained in the first blog post at https://utopiayouarestandinginit.wordpress.com/2014/03/12/why-call-my-blog-utopia-you-are-standing-in-it/

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