Nazi-Themed Trump Billboard To Bide Up As Long As He’s President, Owner Says

A billboard in Arizona is depicting public outrage after featuring President Donald Trumps face surrounded by dollar-sign swastikas and nuclear mushroom clouds.

The controversial artwork appeared in Phoenix on Friday. In the working day since, California-based artist Karen Fiorito says shes received death threats.

I guess a lot of people are feeling this way and Im just trying to express what I think is on a lot of peoples minds these days, she told local news operation 12 News.Something that really concerned us was this idea of a dictatorship where things were going in a certain direction.

The billboard space was provided by the owner, Beatrice Moore, who 12 News reported has offered to showcase the work for the remainder of Trumps presidency.

ABC1 5 This anti-Trump billboard in Arizona has described heated opinions about its design, some who say its Nazi imagery goes too far.

On the back of the billboard, theres another message. It reads unity both in English and in sign language.

Of course , not everyone is on board with the sign, even the individuals who say theyre fine with an anti-Trump message.

Its pretty drastic, I believed swastikas were very petroleum and violent, neighbor Jeff Whitman told AZ indicated more family-friendly symbols instead.

Maybe set some thumbs down up there around Trump or something but I dont like waking up to the Nazi signs, he told Arizona Central .

Passerby Astrid Olafsen, however, threw subsistence behind the sign, especially the front and back contrast.

I is of the opinion that it a wonderful expression of the two sides of the opinions of what is going on and how we can move forward, she told Arizona Central.

Jeremy Bacpac also shared her approval of the imagery.

Its fantastic. I think this is what artists are supposed to do, make statements, whether you concur or not, its a statement, she told ABC 15.

On Friday, Fiorito posted on Facebookthat she expected death threats and the like over the run. There appeared to be mixed reviews on her pages comment section, one calling her a racist animal and another thanking her for her amazing, insightful artwork.

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