A Just Stop Oil activist was triggered to hammer a painting because he thought the government was responsible for recent stormy weather.
This is mental illness and abject stupidity. However, the media has indoctrinated them with incessant climate doomerism. These two activists…
— Ryan Maue (@RyanMaue) November 7, 2023
The Just Stop Oil posers who attacked priceless National Gallery painting: Gen Z ‘eco-vandals’ who smashed glass protecting Rokeby Venus artwork in new stunt share selfies and rage about climate change
Harrison Donnelly and Hanan Ameur sparked fury by smashing the glass covering the painting in London.
The 17th Century painting by Spanish artist Diego Velazquez is the same work of art which was slashed by Canadian suffragette Mary Richardson with a butcher’s knife more than 100 years ago.
In selfie pictures uploaded to social media, Donnelly and Ameur pose for the camera – smiling and wearing casual clothing. In a short video uploaded to Just Stop Oil’s X page today, Donnelly raged about climate change and appeared to blame the Government for recent stormy weather.
Donnelly says: ‘Hello, I’m Harrison, I’m a student, and I’m taking action with Just Stop Oil today because I don’t see a future unless I stand up in civil disobedience against this genocidal Government.’