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Lars Vilks pelted with eggs at University lecture
Lars Vilks, whose drawing of the prophet Muhammad as a dog was published in 2007, was attacked by students throwing eggs during a lecture at Karlstad University in central Sweden. He was unharmed and was able to continue his lecture on limits of free speech after the protestors were removed from the audience.
This hasn’t been the first attack. In 2010, he was attacked by protestors during a lecture and was head-butted. Later that week two men were arrested for an attempt to burn his home resulting in Lars going into hiding. He was also the target of
Last year, American Colleen LaRose (AKA “Jihad Jane”) is plead guilty in an alleged plot to kill Lars.