This whole column is excellent.
It's a must read.
By the way, I'm not terribly impressed with any of the demonstrations in France because they don't have the guts to say what it's really about.
It's perfectly safe to demonstrate for free speech when the most vocal proponents for free speech in the country are now six feet under.
It's still unsafe to demonstrate, or even to discuss the desire for actual freedom from the jihad slaughtering us wholesale, by invitation, in the midst of our formerly gloriously free civilizations.
If you didn't know better, you would think the Western world was governed by Islamic blasphemy laws.