Statues are ideological powerhouses that compress whole systems of authority into bodies of bronze or marble Image-breaking has served as a powerful demonstration of a break with the old order. These are not simply acts of destruction: they should rather be understood as moments of what the philosopher Bruno Latour has called Iconoclash, generating new images that can be powerful agents of social change.
Verity Platt, American Scientific
A DIY guide
How to topple a statue in 6 easy steps.
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