Trump Buddha “knows Buddhism better than anyone” and has the ability to “make your company great again,” the description promises. The ceramic figure is depicted looking more peaceful than Americans might be used to, sat cross-legged with its eyes closed.
A head and outstretched arms were added this week to the statue, which has been under construction since 2019 in the city of Encantado, in the state of Rio Grande do Sul.
The bronze statue that has stood at the museum's Central Park West entrance since 1940 depicts Roosevelt on horseback with a Native American man and an African man standing next to the horse.
On Monday evening, a group of protesters attacked the statue of former President Jackson, a slaveowner who led the United States from 1829 to 1837, which stands in Lafayette Park next to the White House.
In Trafalgar Square and surrounding avenues, small bands of protesters jostled, tossed bottles and cans and set off fireworks as riot police with dogs and horses lined up.
New Zealand city on Friday took down a statue of a British navy commander accused of killing indigenous Maori people in the 19th century, as global debate swirls over monuments that represent racial oppression.
Police have boarded up prominent statues around London ahead of a new wave of demonstrations and rallies this weekend.
A statue in Milan of a famous Italian journalist has been sprayed red and tagged with the words "racist, rapist", becoming the country's first statue targeted since a wave of similar incidents across Europe and the United States.
Christ the Protector is 43 metres (141 feet meters) high, compared to Rio's statue, which is 38 metres (125 feet), including in both cases their pedestals.