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Media Advisory: Dinesh D’Souza to Debate Bill Ayers Live at the University of Michigan

What: A debate on the topic, “What’s So Exceptional About America?”

When: February 3, 6:00 PM EST

Where: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor & LIVE online

The University of Michigan’s chapter of Young Americans for Freedom (YAF) will host a debate between #1 New York Times bestselling author and conservative superstar Dinesh D’Souza and liberal activist Bill Ayers on February 3 at 6:00 p.m. The event will held in the Michigan League Ballroom at 9 11 N University Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48109. It will also be available live online. The debate will be moderated by Dr. Andrew D Martin, Dean of the College of Literature, Science, and the Arts and Professor of Political Science and Statistics.

D’Souza and Ayers will debate the topic, “What’s So Exceptional About America?”

The event is sponsored by the U-M Central Student Government, Young America’s Foundation, University of Michigan American Culture Department, among others.

Many claim that America’s college campuses have are plagued with political correctness, a problem that is preventing critical-thinking on the issues of the day. Michigan YAF’s decision to organize this event, bringing together outspoken figureheads of two sides of the American ideological spectrum for a serious conversation, is fostering an environment of debate, which colleges across the country should adopt.

This event is expected to generate national media coverage and large crowds on campus.

For more information or to interview Grant Strobl, Dinesh D’Souza or Bill Ayers, contact Grant Strobl at gstrobl@umich.edu or (586) 549-6764.

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