There is a fine line between respect for the beliefs of others and allowing yourself to be repressed. And it's not one that you should wantonly dance around. But in this situation, with the many crimes of hate and violence committed against those who fight for free expression, I think it's worth taking a stand. In the words of Hemant Mehta,
The extremists can’t attack everyone, right?So, I've (poorly) drawn Mohammad. I don't do this to disrespect Islam (though I'm sure there are those who refuse to perceive this in any other way). I do it because dammit-- I can, and I should be allowed to do so. Here's to you, Matt and Trey.