Jonathan Kay on Kurt Westergaard, free speech, and leftist refuseniks

“What’s ultimately at issue in Europe,” Hedegaard told me, “is the very notion of free speech – this is something that goes back to Montaigne, Spinoza, and Milton’s Areopagitica … Yet many on the left seem not to care.”

NB: Michael Coren will broadcast an interview with Kurt Westergaard on CTS Tonite at 6 pm EST, extraordinary security arrangements were necessary to ensure the Danish cartoonist’s safety. Meanwhile the Khadr’s roam free.

Related: Michael Coren with Father Zakariah Botros – this is worth watching, he’s got a 60 Million dollar price on his head. Part 2 is here.