Thousands of Christians have been murdered, raped, sold into slavery, tortured, and so forth by Islamist forces in the Middle East.
The world greeted this genocide largely with silence, but occasionally some offered platitudes or utterly worthless gestures.
A dozen or so secularists at a magazine are tragically killed in a sneak attack by these same individuals.
The world reacts with vehement outrage. Protests are held. Memes go viral. World leaders convene at Paris. The US catches flak for not sending a bigger name. Vengeance is sworn. Laws are proposed specifically permitting blasphemy. And the ripples from this event are still rolling out.
Question: What is the ratio of the value of secular cartoonist lives to the value of Christian lives?