No, it's roots are in cowardice. You don't want someone to exercise their freedom to do something because you're afraid someone else will get unhappy.Maybe it has nothing to do with cowardice for most part and everything to so with sound tactics against a religious enemy. This war is a thinking man's game. Only the dumbasses are going to lose.
You're suffering from the Let the Wookie Win Syndrome.
I didn't ask for it both ways, I don't give a crap if they're embarassed or not. If they take violent action against us, they should die, quickly or slowly, I don't care, so long as they wind up feeding pigs.You can't have it both ways. If the vast majority of Christians don't have to feel embarrassed about their fanatics then why should the vast majority of Muslims? Our enemy is distinct, not faceless.