CARTOON JIHAD IS RUSHDIE AFFAIR REDUX
Still, there are important differences. Then, the left stood by Rushdie. Trade relations were not affected and the American press published the book which became a best seller. Others acquitted themselves as poorly has they have done today.
All in all, food for thought and a good reason to sign the 12 writers' manifesto.
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