By now you’ve probably heard of the uproar over Milo Yiannopoulos’ invite to speak at CPAC this year.

Yiannopoulos took to Facebook Sunday night to answer his critics and specifically address a video that’s been circulating that accuses him of supporting sexual relationships between underage boys and men:

Here’s Yiannopoulos’ response in its entirety where he calls the video “selectively edited” and states “I do not support pedophila. Period.”


Of note, some reports stated Yiannopoulos is the keynote speaker at the conference, but this isn’t true:

The American Conservative Union released the following statement on the controversy, saying Yiannopoulos “will bring perspective to the stage” but they do realize “this invitation will be accompanied by controversy”:

CPAC runs from February 22-25 at the Gaylord resort in Maryland.