Juan Williams Calls Firing By NPR 'Chilling Assault on Free Speech'

News analyst Juan Williams ripped into NPR today for firing him over comments that he gets "nervous" at seeing people wearing Muslim-style dress on airplanes, calling his dismissal a "chilling assault on free speech." Williams' firing has triggered a backlash against NPR with people ranging from comedian Whoopi Goldberg to conservatives like Sarah Palin and William Kristol arguing that dismissing Williams for that comment was wrong. On an appearance of Fox News' "The O'Reilly Factor," on...Full Story
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