Comedy duo suing MTA for scrapping their anti-Islamophobia subway ad campaign
What's so political about funny Muslims?
That's what a culturally conscious comedy duo is asking the Metropolitan Transportation Authority in a federal lawsuit filed Thursday.
The First Amendment federal suit accuses the MTA of tanking the team's ad campaign right before their posters lampooning Islamophobia were due to hit subway stations April 28. A day later, the MTA banned political viewpoint ads.
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