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Sunday, September 16, 2012
U.S. Film Causes Worldwide Protests
Much has already been written about the protests in at least twenty countries caused by online dissemination of a film made in the United States that has offended many Muslims. The New York Times has a good commentary here, while Eugene Volokh of The Volokh Conspiracy has a well-written post about why suppressing such "blasphemous" speech would have negative results here.