Billboards

Posted by Anonymous
Object id: 
L.13923

Caption note removed from back of print: "23/8/93 DON'T GIVE IN! Against the backdrop of the world's largest billboard, declaring "Israel Is In Danger, Don't Give In," Israeli activists of the Chabad Hasidic movement, also known as Lubavitch, have taken to the streets to oppose handing over any land to the Arab states.

Date: 
1993
Posted by Anonymous
Object id: 
L.13922

Caption removed from back of print: "6.2.93 BIGGEST MESSAGE IN THE MIDDLE EAST This 80 meter billboard, located in one of Tel Aviv's busiest junctions, is part of a massive billboard campaign that recently rocked Israel and the rest of the world. It bears the message, "Welcome King Messiah", and features a picture of the Lubavitcher Rebbe. On January 31st, Lubatvitcher Chassidim publicly acknoledged [sic] the Rebbe as the Messiah in an internationally telecast ceremony. They base this acknowledgement on the fact that he has fulfilled all the criteria for the Messiah set forth in Jewish law.

Date: 
1993