…the importance of freedom of speech must be upheld in any society, with claims to being free, and also for the sake of a free world. People should be prepared to disagree, even disagree strongly, with each other and there must be room for vigorous debate and discussion. People of different faiths need to learn how to take criticism of their faith from others, to respond to this with words and not brick-bats and to be self-critical of themselves and their own tradition.
We must respect Muslim beliefs, even when we strongly disagree with them
aprile 8, 2011 di channelman