Former White House chief strategist and Breitbart News chairman Steve Bannon will appear later this month at U.C. Berkeley’s campus for Milo Yiannopoulos’ “Free Speech Week”.
Bannon will join the ranks of numerous high-profile speakers during the four-day, Yiannopoulos-led “Free Speech Week”, which begins on September 24th. More than two dozen speakers are slated to attend, according a Tuesday press release.
Yiannopoulos commented on Bannon’s attending of the event, via the Washington Examiner:
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“Uncle Steve was the force behind [President] Trump’s election victory and much of his initial policymaking . . . Nothing could be better for the leftists who oppose Trump so vehemently than a lesson in the logic behind Trump’s actions, directly from the architect of his policies.”
Steve Bannon returned to his position as chairman of Breitbart News last month following further shakeups in the White House and just recently conducted a stellar interview with CBS’ Charlie Rose this past Sunday wherein he said he would be actively supporting the president from outside of the White House.