Francis Porretto points out that the Obama Administration has decided otherwise.
From his outstanding post:
“..What was that about freedom of speech? Apparently it’s trumped by Bill Killian’s opinions about whether you’re being sufficiently deferential to the sensitivities of the savages who subscribe to Muhammad’s violent, imperialist, misogynistic, pedophilic, totalitarian, and utterly hateful creed.
What creed, Mr. Killian? It’s Islam, Mr. Killian, and I dare you to prosecute me for saying so. I’ll cite the Koran in my defense — I’ll read the whole BLEEP!ing thing into the court records if I must — and I’ll hold press conference after press conference denouncing you, Holder, Obama, and Islam for daring to infringe on my Constitutionally protected rights.
Go ahead, Mr. Killian. Make me your test case. Let’s see how you like being a nationally reviled advocate for totalitarianism. ..”
“Either we stand and fight now, with what resources remain to us, or we accept fetters we will never remove…which will pass from us to our children and theirs, until better men than we, in some future unimaginable by us of today, should rise to the task as we have not…”