In South Africa, the burning political issue earlier this year arised from a controversial painting showing President Jacob Zuma with his genitals exposed. The Spear, by artist Brett Murray, has since been the subject of a furious campaign by Zuma supporters, who succeeded in getting the piece censored as unsuitable for those under age 16.
Now, however, censors have reversed their decision, on the grounds that "It would mean that every artistic work that contained nudity would be deemed presumptively harmful to children," reports The Guardian.
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