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Union Ad Exaggerates Stakes in NYC School Bus Strike Ever So Slightly

When inexperienced drivers take your kids to school, sometimes they never get there,” warns a graphic ad released by Local 1181 of the Amalgamated Transit Union on the first day of New York City’s school bus strike. Perhaps that’s true, but as Buzzfeed notes, it has nothing to do with the first image in the commercial. It’s a photograph of an infamous barge that crushed the front of a school bus in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina.

Union Ad Exaggerates Stakes in NYC Bus Strike