The Supreme Court has indeed put limits on free speech but not in the case of making movies. If you know of a legal precedent that limits criticism of Muslims or Islam then lets hear it.
Europe is in the midst of disaster, only, they do not realize.
[QUOTE=Grant;1060914109]I don't see an apology here. I see the statement as being one that is diplomatic and used to stop violence. We, as a nation, should condem efforst to offend believer of all religions. That is not an apology. That is a diplomatic stance.
Really? Because they said so? In fact they knew about this long before it happened. Now they are going to bring themselves to justice?
Sure. Obama will lead fro his behind and the billions in aid will continue.
If the US were a real threat to world peace there would be world peace. But it is no threat to anyone because they would rather be liked than respected. So now they have neither.
"The Embassy of the United States in Cairo condemns the continuing efforts by misguided individuals to hurt the religious feelings of Muslims — as we condemn efforts to offend believers of all religions," the statement read in part. It went on to say that the U.S. "firmly reject the actions by those who abuse the universal right of free speech to hurt the religious beliefs of others."As Americans they should be defending free speech, not condemning it. And of course Embassies do not put forth statements like these without the knowledge of the Sec. of State or the President.
2001-2008: Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
2009-2016: Dissent is the highest form of racism.
2017-? (Probably): Dissent is the highest form of misogyny.