BERKELEY, Calif. - A protest erupted on the campus of the University of California, Berkeley, ahead of a planned visit by Milo Yiannopoulos, an editor at the controversial website Breitbart News.
The protest of Yiannopoulos' visit, which has since been canceled by the university, has seen protesters set a bonfire, and throw smoke bombs and flares near the student union building, where the speech was scheduled to take place.
BREAKING: The scheduled performance by Milo Yiannopoulos has been cancelled. More info to come.
— UC Berkeley (@UCBerkeley) February 2, 2017