By Greg Wilford | 8 July 2017
INDEPENDENT — A South African court has ruled that artwork emblazoned with the words “F**k White People” is not racist.
Magistrate Daniel Thulare said a poster displaying the inflammatory phrase in capital black-and-white letters did not amount to hate speech because it was “within the context of protest art”.
The poster, created by genderqueer artist Dean Hutton, 41, became the subject of a lawsuit after it was displayed in an exhibition called the The Art of Disruptions at the Iziko South African National Gallery in 2016. […]