France's Hate-Speech Arrest 'A Little Weird' After Free-Speech Rallies

January 15, 2015 2:44 PM

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Following the Charlie Hebdo massacre, marchers -- including world leaders -- took to the streets of Paris waving pencils in support of the right to free speech. Just days after that, French authorities arrested an anti-semitic comic for hate speech in a Facebook post.

"I was going to say 'fuck that guy' but we were all there in the streets with the pencils and the free speech," Stewart said. "Don't get me wrong, that is a despicable Facebook post that that guy did, but isn't that what the unfriend button is for?"

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