posted on Sep, 20 2012 @ 07:03 PM
Originally posted by 3NL1GHT3N3D1
Who are the ones making these advertisements and paying to have them put up? Sorry if it was mentioned in the article, I haven't read it yet.
What a sad state of affairs we live in today where hate and bigotry are advertised and encouraged. What good do they think these ads will do? All it
will do is cause even more problems.
I just want to strangle whoever came up with this idea.
edit on 20-9-2012 by 3NL1GHT3N3D1 because: (no reason given)
Paid for by the American Freedom defense initiative, they are not being shy about it, its right on the poster.
part of the Stop islamization of America wiki Stop_Islamization_of_America
It was founded by and is led by Pamela Geller and Robert Spencer as a program of their American Freedom Defense Initiative (AFDI). It was
founded in 2010 at the request of Anders Gravers Pedersen, the leader of Stop Islamisation of Europe, of which it is the American affiliate. SIOA
gained attention as an early driving force within the controversy surrounding the construction of Park51, a planned 13-story Muslim community center
to be located two blocks from the World Trade Center site in Lower Manhattan. It launched "Campaign Offensive: Stop the 9/11 Mosque!" and other
protests. The organization was again in the news in July 2010, when it purchased bus ads in various cities which promoted a website offering
"refuge from Islam," and in February 2011 when the nonprofit civil rights organization Southern Poverty Law Center named it a hate
To be fair to them, they are pushing their agenda through ADs, not rioting in the streets and burning down Islamic countries embassies.
20-9-2012 by benrl because: (no reason given)