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Thousands Protest Pickup Artist’s Visit to Iceland

Over 9,000 people have signed a petition on to stop pickup artist Julien Blanc from visiting Iceland next year to give a lecture on how to seduce women.

Blanc’s controversial strategies are said to include “intimidation,” “emotional abuse” and using “male privilege.”

Blanc recently cut his trip to Australia short due to huge opposition to his visit. His visa was canceled due to criticism of his “techniques” which suggest men harass and abuse women, including by choking them, reports.

Blanc claims this was an “attempt at humour.”

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