Amos Yee is kicked out of Illinois home for controversial opinions on pedophilia

Amos Yee is kicked out of Illinois home for controversial opinions on pedophilia

The Independent·2017-12-12 09:10

Singaporean teenager Amos Yee has apparently been kicked out of his Illinois home for airing controversial opinions supporting pedophilia online.

The 18-year-old, who had moved to Chicago after having been granted asylum in the US, received harsh criticism and even death threats after posting three videos on the topic, on 15, 17 and 20 November, entitled Why Pedophilia Is Alright, Don’t Discriminate Pedophiles, and Free Speech for the Pedophile respectively.

Yee said in his latest Facebook post that he was evicted from his Illinois home for argued that pedophilia is acceptable in principle in his videos on the matter.

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