It's time for museums to return their stolen treasures

January 12, 2020 - General

Western museums are beset with demands to give back stolen property — the cultural heritage of oppressed people plundered by colonial armies in the 19th century or taken unfairly by grasping missionaries or egregious ambassadors.

A section of the Parthenon Marbles on display at the British Museum in London
[Credit: Future Light/Photolibrary RM/Getty Images]No less than 90% of African cultural property resides in European museums,…

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