Edmonton right to pull anti-Muslim bus ad

Responding to public opinion, the City of Edmonton has pulled a controversial bus placard ad campaign that some believe conveyed anti-Muslim sentiment.  The campaign placed on the tail of many Edmonton Transit buses and ostensibly pitched at young Muslim women, included the headline: “Is Your Family Threatening You?  Is There a Fatwa on Your Head?”  It features a composite photo of seven young women with the subhead: “Muslim Girls Honor Killed by Their Families.”  In much smaller type, the ad proposed to help young girls if they visit a website. The website purports to be a kind of underground railroad … Continue reading Edmonton right to pull anti-Muslim bus ad