Cop Killer Mumia Abu-Jamal to Give Commencement Speech at Vermont College

Having a murderer give a commencement speech at a college, what’s the purpose? To make sure their students follow in his example?

Convicted cop killer Mumia Abu-Jamal will give the commencement speech at a small Vermont college.

Abu-Jamal, who gunned down 25-year-old Daniel Faulkner in 1981, will give a pre-recorded speech at Goddard College.

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Tonight on “The Kelly File,” Faulkner’s widow, Maureen Faulkner, and Goddard College graduate Dustin Byerly discussed the controversial decision to have Abu-Jamal give the address.

Faulkner said she is “absolutely outraged that they would have such a hate-filled murderer on as a commencement speaker.”

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