Iranian President gets rough welcome at Columbia University
Simon Houpt wrote the article, I assisted with reporting – I had just graduated from the university and knew my way around campus.
Iranian President gets rough welcome at Columbia University: Leader’s speech avoids incendiary comments about Israel’s destruction and denials of the Holocaust by Simon Houpt, New York
Taunted by the city’s twin tabloids and targeted since he arrived in the United States on Sunday by a lively rainbow coalition of protesters, Iranian Mahmoud Ahmadinejad took the stage in New York yesterday afternoon at Columbia University amid a student body sharply divided about his right to appear.
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