In Bristol, England, anti-racism protestors pulled down a bronze statue of slave trader and philanthropist Edward Colston and rolled it into the River Avon. Banksy, who is thought to live in Bristol, posted a brilliant idea that could please "both those who miss the Colston statue and those who don’t."
"We drag him out the water, put him back on the plinth, tie cable round his neck and commission some life size bronze statues of protestors in the act of pulling him down," Banksy wrote on Instagram. "Everyone happy. A famous day commemorated."
Typefaces of Protest: A Short Survey1/ Paranoid Light pic.twitter.com/MSuBYvDvp1 — Tom Sutcliffe (@tds153) July 13, 2020 Tom Sutcliffe compiled a helpful survey of “Typefaces of Protest” hand-drawn by covidiots, conspiracists, and other “truth” tellers. 6/ Dipshit Condensed pic.twitter.com/7CAsuUi9T8 — Tom Sutcliffe (@tds153) July 13, 2020 (via Kottke)
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