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Protests turn violent outside Richard Spencer speech at MSU

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Cheyna Roth
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Michigan Radio
Protestors opposed to Richard Spencer gathered outside the Pavilion for Agriculture and Livestock Education at Michigan State University. The white nationalist spoke Monday evening.

Hundreds of protestors spent hours on the Michigan State University campus yesterday. They were demonstrating because of white supremacist Richard Spencer, who gave a speech last night. When protestors and Spencer’s supporters met outside the venue, things turned violent.

Michigan Radio Capitol reporter Cheyna Roth was there. She spoke with Michigan Radio's "Morning Edition" host Doug Tribou.

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