[News] More Islamophobic hate ads "remixed" on San Francisco buses

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Mon Aug 20 18:42:46 EDT 2012

  More Islamophobic hate ads "remixed" on San Francisco buses

Submitted by nora on Mon, 08/20/2012 - 21:48

Over the weekend, more alterations and "remixes" of Islamophobic ads on 
MUNI buses appeared across San Francisco 
as the community continues to take action to denounce the racist hate 

The original ads read: "In any war between the civilized man and the 
savage, support the civilized man. Support Israel ... Defeat jihad." As 
The Electronic Intifada reported on Friday, anonymous activists had 
added an image of a hand and a stamp 
with the words "HATE SPEECH" across placards with the ads, which are 
paid for by notorious anti-Muslim inciter Pamela Geller 
<http://electronicintifada.net/tags/pamela-geller> and her group, the 
American Freedom Defense Initiative.

More alterations of the ad have been spotted in San Francisco. On 
Sunday, an anonymous person posted a photo on Indybay with a comment 
that reads, "Ads on three more buses were revised today." The sign was 
remixed to read "In any war between the colonizer and the colonized, 
support the oppressed. Support the Palestinian right of return 
<http://electronicintifada.net/tags/right-return> ... Defeat racism."

Here is that photo:

The newest remix of the Islamophobic ad. (Photographer unknown)

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