Banksy's newest, a two-fer Oscar Wilde tribute and call for prison reform, shows a prisoner climbing down bedsheets ending in a typewriter from Reading Gaol, known for housing Wilde during his two years' hard labor for "gross indecency" - being gay. Video juxtaposes Banky creating it with TV artist Bob Ross burbling about freedom; both are haunted by Wilde's final searing poem about the cruelty and bleakness of life behind bars: "Something was dead in each of us/and what was dead was hope."
"Good thing we have time during a national emergency to do this," quipped the independent senator from Vermont.
"We must not relinquish the ground we've gained," said Dr. Barbara Alexander,...
"If this isn't public corruption, I don't know what is."
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