Sojourners CEO Jim Wallis, Pamela Geller on 'Up Close' - Debate Anti-Muslim Ads in NYC Subway

October 1, 2012
On Sunday, Sojourners' CEO Jim Wallis appeared on WABC-TV's Up Close news program in New York City to debate Pamela Geller of the Freedom Defense Initiative and Stop Islamization of America, put up ads in NYC subway stations that read, "In any war between the civilized man and the savage, support the civilized man. Support Israel. Defeat Jihad." Like many other folks of good faith, we at Sojourners were horrified by the hateful ads. We decided to do something to counter hate and fear with love and support for our Muslim brothers and sisters, and we began raising funds to purchase our own ad campaign in NYC subways with a simple message: "Love your Muslim neighbors." Read more: http://sojo.net/blogs/2012/09/26/sojourners-responds-anti-muslim-ads-nyc-subway
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