Mozilla didn't have to listen to them. the fact that they caved to peer pressure says a lot about the company.
again it was 8 years ago and now all of a sudden we have feigned outrage?
I find it hard to believe.
that is the cool thing about free speech it goes both ways. you can whine, cry, stamp your feet, boycott all you want. we just don't have to listen and we just ignore you.