U.S. judge: Pro-Israel group can call jihadists ’savages‘ in bus ad

22.07.2012                      03.Aw. 5772

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U.S. judge: Pro-Israel group can call jihadists 'savages' in bus ad

The advocacy group American Freedom Defense Initiative sued the MTA in September 2011 after the transit agency denied its proposed ad.

A pro-Israel group must be allowed to place a paid advertisement on New York City public buses that equates jihadists with savages, a U.S. judge ruled Friday.
The ad said: "In any war between the civilized man and the savage, support the civilized man. Support Israel/Defeat Jihad." The ad would have been posted on 318 city buses for four weeks….