“Opening the first exhibition of Israeli artists in the region is yet another attempt to popularize normalization.”
Today’s protest kicked off “10 Weeks of Art, Action, and Conversation.”
This week, Mister Rogers’s cardigans, the myth of Noblesse Oblige, inequity at a LA museum, digital media’s issues, and more.
White supremacy is shitty.
“The Louvre is dusting off its treasures, even the least-known,” said the museum’s director.
Also, Philly activists plan a protest at the Penn Museum to demand the repatriation of the stolen skulls of enslaved people, and more.
“Lucretia” (ca. 1627) remained in private hands for centuries before it was recently rediscovered in a collection in southern France.
Philadelphia activists accuse the museum of lack of transparency in its proceedings to repatriate the crania.
The device, which is thought to predict planets’ movement, was found in the sea in 1901, salvaged from a wrecked merchant ship.
“We are exhausted, scared, grieving, and angry, and yet we persevere.”
The group has pledged to turn a monument to Jefferson Davis “into a toilet” unless the United Daughters of the Confederacy meets its demands.
Last August, the North Bronx Collective started cleaning up Tibbett’s Tail and have since opened a food distribution site at the park.