Saturday, August 11, 2012

mideast conflict comes to the suburbs

what it is: mideast conflict comes to the suburbs
where i found it: the commuter train

In the last week or two someone has been buying a lot of media space on NYC commuter train platforms (of all places) to convince us that Israel is right no Palestine is right no Israel is right. I'm not sure who these ads are trying to convince or that they will change anyone's mind about anything, but they sure are heavy handed and kind of odd. And they are on every single platform. Here are a few examples:

took me a minute to figure out that it's a islam-realism combo


the Palestinians hit back
the Israelis hit back yet again, guerrilla style