In Response to:
Regarding Charlie Hebdo, a French satire magazine, published cartoons that nastily mock the Prophet Muhammad… 🔗

Has the “West” become cowards to their values when it comes to expression of free thought?

Paint a picture someone (like the Islamic extremist) abhors and not defend the right to even paint it in the first place?

I do not agree with a word that you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it.Voltaire

That must be the West’s unequivocal, united answer to those who would exploit the ugly words of a few to justify the violent deeds of a mob. – I agree with Mr. Lane and Voltaire.