Thursday, March 29, 2007

Austin Chronicle on confiscated death penalty artwork at capitol

The Austin Chronicle has a story on the art controversy at the capitol.

State Rep. Borris Miles, D-Houston took down two paintings depicting executions because he found them offensive. Scott Cobb, president of Texas Moratorium Network condemned Miles' action, "here we are in the seventh year of the 21st century and people are still confiscating artwork like it's 1955."

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