'Education Is Not About Making People Feel Comfortable'

January 21, 2015 2:12 PM

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'Education Is Not About Making People Feel Comfortable'

Nicholas Dirks, Chancellor of the University of California, Berkeley, spoke with HuffPost Live at Davos Wednesday on the controversy surrounding comedian Bill Maher's appearance at a Berkeley graduation ceremony last year.

"I didn't like, actually, what he said about Islam, but on a free speech campus, you don't disinvite somebody to come and speak," Dirks said.

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