Questionable Motives

October 24, 2009

Just say no to blasphemy laws

UN IslamA little slow to the table, but this opinion piece in USA Today agrees with my original post here and I like the conclusion:

The public and private curtailment on religious criticism threatens religious and secular speakers alike. However, the fear is that, when speech becomes sacrilegious, only the religious will have true free speech. It is a danger that has become all the more real after the decision of the Obama administration to join in the effort to craft a new faith-based speech standard. It is now up to Congress and the public to be heard before the world leaves free speech with little more than a hope and a prayer.

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