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A NATO expert criticized Trump on Twitter. So a U.S. ambassador barred him from speaking at a conference.

Dec 09, 2019 - Washington Post Blogs
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For three decades, whenever he delivered talks on NATO and U.S. foreign policy, scholar Stanley R. Sloan was always proud to note that he could criticize his own government freely - and, in fact, was often invited by the State Department to do just that at venues around the world.

That's what he had expected would happen on Tuesday, when the former CIA officer was set to deliver a keynote speech at a Danish think-tank's conference, meant to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the landmark tr...