Tag: Museum

‘Refugees-As-Guides’ A Hit At Berlin’s Museums

(AFP) – Mohamed Al-Subeeh was a senior restorer at Syria’s best-known mosaic museum, but as war swept deeper into his province, destroying artefacts and threatening his and his family’s lives, he was forced to flee. The 64-year-old from Idlib province

Politically Correct

History Rewritten: Museum Conducts Politically Correct Purge Of Art

A leading European art museum has expunged politically incorrect words such as “Negro”, “Indian”, “dwarf” and “Mohammedan” from its entire historical collection.  The cultural cleansing has occurred as the Rijksmuseum, in Amsterdam, and is endorsed by the International Council of

Jerry Brown at museum (Rich Pedroncelli / Associated Press)

Jerry Brown Says Wanted Oil Info for ‘Glass Case’

Governor Jerry Brown insists that his request for the Division of Oil, Gas & Geothermal Resources (DOGGR) to ascertain whether his 2,700-acre ranch lay atop an oil pool was motivated by a desire to obtain information about his ranch that he could store in a “glass case.”