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Thou shall not have images ... on buses ... neither men nor women

Faceless images will avoid head-on collisions with ultra-Orthodox and legal issues

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/israel/article/thou_shall_not_have_images_on_buses_neither_men_nor_women_20120828

Fearing costly vandalism aimed at buses carrying advertisements that include images of women; to avoid legal issues of discrimination if only images of men appear; and to side-step head-on collisions with Jerusalem's ultra-Orthodox community; Egged, Israel's public bus cooperative has ordered the company handling its on-bus advertising to stop running ads with pictures or representations of either men or women. As of August 1, a "faceless" policy was put into effect.

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