Novelist Salman Rushdie Attacked Onstage At Event In Western New York

Salman Rushdie has been attacked onstage during an event in western New York, where he’d been speaking at the Chautauqua Institution on the importance of freedom of creative expression, according to The Associated Press.

Rushdie has long been targeted by the Iranian regime in response to his 1988 book “The Satanic Verses.”

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