Christians and Jews Advertising for Tolerance of Muslims 10/09/2012


by Moody Adams
The Christian group Sojourners is purchasing ads on New York subways saying, “Love your Muslim neighbors.”

A group of Jewish rabbis are purchasing another ad proclaiming: "Help stop bigotry against our Muslim neighbors."

The ads are designed to counter controversial ads implying the enemies of Israel are “savages.” A court decision forced subways to run the ads saying ‘Defeat Jihad and to "support the civilized man."

The Associated Press, says, “Critics say the anti-jihad ads equate all Muslims or Palestinians with savages. But ad sponsor Pamela Geller has insisted the term applies only to people who support violence against Israel.”

Read more here: http://www.miamiherald.com/2012/10/08/3040720/ads-preaching-tolerance-going.html#storylink=cpy



comments powered by Disqus