Beliefnet
Rod Dreher

One of the cartoonists who got in trouble with Muslims for drawing the Prophet was physically attacked in a classroom lecture about free speech by one or more lunatics who broke his glasses. The Associated Press filed a 14-paragraph dispatch about the event, and never once indicate that his attackers were Muslims — a fact that can plainly be determined by watching this videotape of the incident, which features goons in the classroom screaming, “Allahu akbar.” Apparently to the AP, those words are just gibberish without any particular meaning. Nothing to see here, people. Who can fathom the motives for such unfortunate incidents? Not the AP in Sweden, it appears. Via Reason.

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