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

JONATHAN TURLEY

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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