and as someone has posted a retraction on this blog, though obviously a parody, for people who didnt get the joke:

here are the two aac statements, they have not been retracted.

https://artsagainstcuts.wordpress.com/2011/08/08/londonriot-2/

https://artsagainstcuts.wordpress.com/2011/08/09/london-riot-pt-2/