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Anarchy Conference Suffers Outbreak of Irony

The 5th annual Law and Disorder conference descended into screaming and shouting, leaving the gathering in a state of total... well, you get the idea

An anarchy conference at Portland State University experienced great success last week, after a panel in the 5th annual Law and Disorder conference broke into screaming, swearing, and general… um… anarchy before it even began.

Although the reason for the protest against panelist Kristian Williams was unclear in the video (something about sexual assault? so much screaming!), attendees could be heard chanting, “We will not be silent in the face of your violence.” They weren’t silenced, although according to the You Tube user who posted the video, police were reportedly called.

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