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It’s tough at the tap….

The Rat Race

Leveller reminds us of Jimmy Reid’s words in a speech to Glasgow University students in 1972

‘ A rat race is for rats. We’re not rats. We’re human beings’

Art by Banksy:

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Banksy – Manic in Detroit

Banksy visits Detroit

More Banksy

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I like the whole concept of how he’s maintained his anonymity despite staging his own exhibition in Bristol.

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The superb Village of Joy site has more examples of his work.

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I’ve featured the celebrated graffiti artist before.

He always makes you think.

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Thank you to Village of Joy

More About Banksy

An eight minute insight into the mystery graffiti artist

Guerrilla Artist!

Banksy appears to have joined the campaign to ban plastic bags.

Banksy is thought to be behind this image which appeared overnight on the wall of a London pharmacy /PA

The guerrilla artist is believed to be responsible for a new image to emerge overnight on the wall of a north London pharmacy.

The painting depicts two children pledging allegiance to a Tesco plastic carrier bag in place of a flag.

The owner of the pharmacy in Essex Road, Islington, said he was thrilled by his new paint job.

“I just walked into the shop on Monday and, lo and behold, there it was,” he told the London Paper.

“I am absolutely delighted – I think it’s just fantastic. I’ve heard how much these works can go for.

“We would consider selling the wall, but not the shop. I think anyone who would want to erase it is crazy. It’s a piece of art.”

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