A group of students had planned to organize a satanic mass on the campus of the famous Harvard University, in order to "reaffirm their respect for the satanic faith". This strange event that sparked an uproar, was to take place on Monday, May 12.
The satanic mass could be canceled narrowly thanks to the protest of the administration, chaplains and Christian students. More than 60.000 people mobilized and signed a petition to defeat this sinister initiative.
The event, which was to take place in a university pub, was obviously a great success. In believe reservations made in advance, the pub should have been crowded.
For her part, the director of Harvard, Drew Faust, issued a statement to clarify that it is essential to establish an open dialogue on this kind of sensitive subject, and that it is necessary to preserve "freedom of expression for all Even when you disagree with other people's ideas.