A satirical magazine old enough to have covered the French Revolution.
It was firebombed in 2011 due to a cartoon featuring Muhammad.
Recently, two men with machine guns ran in and mowed down a number of the staff - of course,
another example of religiously-based violence perpetrated by intellectual cowards.
These journalists died for freedom of expression.
Remember that people unjustly die over this all the time.
And please remember to love and support those that live for freedom and open discussion.
We will need it for the future that one day buries all the religious barbarism of the past.
further reading / viewing.
BBC report of the attack
Read the new Charlie Hebdo in English
Cartoons by Cabu
Charlie Hebdo's Wikipedia page
Charlie Hebdo's first cover after the attack
Richard Dawkin "The God Delusion"
Christopher Hitchens on the manufacturing of the Islamic faith
Debate: Lawrence Krauss vs. Islamic Apologist
Sam Harris "On the Freedom to Offend an Imaginary God"