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Op-Ed: Attack in Garland, Texas is an Attack on Free Speech

Even if holding a satirical cartoon event about Islam’s prophet Mohammed may not have been the smartest thing to do post-Charlie Hebdo terrorist attacks, it still is an expression of free speech. As the Washington Examiner editorial board [1] noted, if we start suppressing free speech in the name of ‘it’s-too-offensive,’ then where do we stop?