Banksy: Graffitist of the White Bourgeoise

{via truth-out}

Synopsis: Middle-class outrage at the recent removal of Banksy’s graffiti in an area of poverty and racial tension indicates how disconnected the bourgeoisie are from the realities of working-class life in Britain, and is an example of the appropriation of subversive art forms by the elite.

Read article here: http://www.truth-out.org/opinion/item/26742-banksy-graffitist-of-the-white-bourgeoisie

{thank you sister shtetl chic!}

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