The last time cartoonist Lars Vilks spoke at Uppsala University, this happened:
The riot happened because radical Muslims were offended by this drawings of Muhammad with a dog’s body:
Well, Uppsala University is inviting Vilks back in the fall to complete the lecture he was giving.
The university said Tuesday that people shouldn’t be silenced by “violence and threats.” It said police and university officials will review the security situation before the new lecture.
Good for them! They are supporting the right to free speech and not caving in to the demands of the violent Muslims.
Every newspaper in the world should be reproducing Vilks’ drawings or other drawings of Muhammad. It’s time they take a stand for the free speech which they claim to support so strongly.