Bam.

Reacting to the suspension of Phil Robertson of “Duck Dynasty,” Fox News’ Father Jonathan Morris wondered about that key point.

RedState’s Erick Erickson points out that the question has perhaps already been answered:

One thing is clear: The “major backlash” over A&E’s decision will continue. Punishment for expressing one’s religious beliefs is not acceptable.

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