Since being jailed for the past two months in Los Angeles after being arrested for violating his supervised release on a fraud conviction, Innocence of Muslims filmmaker Nakoula Basseley Nakoula has remained mum to the public — until now.
Nakoula told The New York Times through written responses via his lawyer in a story published Sunday that he absolutely does not regret making his anti-Muhammad film. The movie’s bare bones 14-minute trailer on YouTube sparked bloody outrage throughout the Middle East in September.
“I thought, before I wrote this script, that I should burn myself in a public square to »
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