New Zealand’s silver fern redrawn as Muslims praying gets plenty of online attention

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Pat Campbell’s reimagined Silver Fern has gathered plenty of plaudits.Image: The Canberra Times/Pat Campbell By Johnny Lieu2019-03-20 07:04:58 UTC In the aftermath of the Christchurch terror attack, a reimagined version of a famous New Zealand symbol has garnered plenty of online attention. Australian cartoonist Pat Campbell, who works for newspaper The Canberra Times, drew an illustration of the silver fern showing Muslims in different stages of prayer for the publication. Campbell first drew the image on Saturday morning, which instead

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Town protects Banksy’s latest street art mural with a plastic sheet

A new Banksy mural appeared in south Wales. Now, the town is moving to protect it.Image: Matt Cardy/Getty Images By Rachel Kraus2018-12-23 20:45:22 UTC File this one under deeply ironic — yet sadly necessary. On Wednesday, the elusive street artist Banksy claimed responsibility on Instagram for a new mural that appeared on the wall of a garage in the south Wales town of Port Talbot.  Then, days after the work appeared, the town erected a transparent plastic sheet wall to

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