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Simon and Schuster backs out of publishing Milo's book

Monday, February 20, 2017 20:11
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The New York times is reporting that Simon and Shuster has canceled Milo Yiannopoulos’ book deal.

Milo Yiannopoulos, a polemical Breitbart editor and unapologetic defender of the alt-right, tested the limits of how far his provocations could go after the publication of a video in which he condones sexual relations with boys as young as 13 and laughs off the seriousness of pedophilia by Roman Catholic priests.

On Monday, the organizers of the Conservative Political Action Conference rescinded their invitation for him to speak this week. Simon & Schuster said it was canceling publication of “Dangerous” after standing by him through weeks of criticism of the deal. And Breitbart itself was reportedly reconsidering his role amid calls online for it to sever ties with him.

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Source: http://bobagard.blogspot.com/2017/02/simon-and-schuster-backs-out-of.html

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