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06.15.15 Liam Mathews

Pamela Geller, the anti-Muslim crusader who sponsored a “draw Muhammed” contest and got political ads banned from the MTA by being too hateful, is being targeted by alleged ISIS allies who want to kill her. Over the weekend, a British-born ISIS operative tweeted Geller’s Upper East Side home address with the hashtag #GoForth, reports 1010 […]

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04.29.15 Liam Mathews

The MTA board of directors voted 9-2 on Wednesday in favor of a resolution banning all political advertising on MTA property, NBC New York reports. The ban comes largely in response to Texas-based anti-Muslim crusader Pamela Geller’s hateful posters on public transportation. This decision from the MTA renders U.S. District Court Judge John Koeltl’s decision […]

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04.28.15 Liam Mathews

Negin Farsad and Dean Obeidallah, comedians and documentary filmmakers behind the movie The Muslims Are Coming, are fighting back against conservative activist Pamela Geller’s hateful subway ads with the best weapon in their arsenal: humor. They’re pasting up posters in subway stations with messages like “FACT: Grownup Muslims can do more pushups than baby Muslims,” […]

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04.27.15 Prachi Gupta

A group of Muslims are reclaiming the name of Islam’s prophet, “Muhammad” — which also happens to be the most common name in the world — after professional racist Pamela Geller asked people to draw cartoons dehumanizing him. Geller, who runs an anti-Muslim hate group called the American Freedom Defense Initiative, is perhaps most well-known […]

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04.22.15 Prachi Gupta

An Islamophobic ad that suggest Muslims want to kill Jews is protected by the First Amendment, says a federal Manhattan judge, and therefore the MTA must run them. A description of the ad, per the New York Times: The ad shows a man with a scarf across his face next to the words, “Killing Jews […]

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09.29.14 Rhett Jones

Blogger and well-bankrolled racist Pamela Geller has decided to pull her latest hate-mongering anti-Islam MTA ads featuring journalist James Foley moments before he was beheaded. The $100,000 campaign was set to be launched this morning in New York and San Francisco. The ads feature a photo of a man suspected to be Foley’s executioner rapping into a microphone side-by-side the now infamous […]

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01.09.13 Andy Cush

Pamela Geller has a history of running ugly, hateful anti-Muslim ads around the New York City subway system, and New Yorkers have a history of defacing, modifying, and otherwise beautifying them. Last month, the right-wing blogger unveiled a brand-new series of ads, featuring images of the burning Twin Towers next to passages from the Qur’an. […]

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12.07.12 Lily Streeter

“I refuse to abridge my free speech so as to appease savages,” explained Pamela Geller, the right-wing blogger who made it her mission to post inflammatory anti-Islam signage all over the New York City subway, in an exclusive interview with the Observer. Apparently Ms. Geller has not yet had her fill of Muslim-bashing, because she’s back with a new […]

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10.11.12 Andy Cush

New York City’s Human Rights Commission is the latest group to respond to Pamela Geller’s controversial “anti-jihad” subway ads, which have been accused of equating Muslims or Palestinians with “savages.” The commission announced it would run ads that read, “From many countries, one city,” in several subway stations as early as next week. Several religious […]

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10.09.12 Andy Cush

Tipster Davey Davis caught yet another vandal in the act of beautifying one of Pamela Geller’s rightfully-maligned “anti-jihad” subway ads at around 10 p.m. in the 42nd Street station last night. The anonymous interventionist cut up and and rearranged one of the posters, flipping its infamous “In any war between the civilized man and the […]

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