TV News LIES

Sunday, Aug 20th

Last update05:20:13 AM GMT

You are here News Domestic (USA) US election: Billboards of US soldiers cancelled in host city of Republican convention

US election: Billboards of US soldiers cancelled in host city of Republican convention

E-mail Print PDF

A series of portraits of American soldiers set to adorn roadside billboards in Minneapolis, site of next week's Republican convention, was abruptly cancelled by the billboards' owners, which feared they would be deemed disrespectful to the US military.

The shots of troops in between deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan by a New York City artist were to run in five US cities.

But CBS Outdoor abruptly changed course and has refused to post the billboards in Minneapolis, Miami, Florida; and Houston, Texas. A separate company has agreed to display the images on billboards in Atlanta. Curiously for the artists, the images remain up in Denver, site of this week's Democratic national convention. 

More...


Most Recent Related Stories...


Sessions Cites Junk Science to Shut Down Pot Research

Sessions cites junk science to cut down pot studiesDoes marijuana have medical uses? Which chemicals in marijuana have positive medicinal effects? Which have negative...

Kansas trial to examine bias claim against Kobach's office

Kris KobachA former employee in Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach's office alleges in a lawsuit headed...

Thousands march through Boston week after Virginia bloodshed

Thousands march through Boston to protest hateThousands of leftist counterprotesters marched peaceably through downtown Boston on Saturday, chanting anti-Nazi slogans and waving...

Campuses, cities reject far right after Charlottesville

Richard SpenserPublic outrage in the wake of a white supremacist rally turned deadly in Charlottesville, Virginia, has...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!