Parthenon Marbles

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The Central Archaeological Council (CAC) has recalled the permit for the 9-story building that hides the view of the Acropolis, after the outbursts of the citizens. Initially, the CAC had given permission for the erection of the building back in September 2018. However, according to the suggestion of the Prehistoric and Classical Antiquities Directorate, it […]

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 16, 2017 Who Owns Antiquity? The Verdict The National Hellenic Museum Brought Famed Attorneys who Faced Off on March 16, 2017, at The Art Institute CHICAGO, IL . Verdict: Jury ruled 8-4 in favor of the Return. Judges decision was 4-1 in favor of the Return of the Parthenon Marbles. The […]

A so true quote from Things That Never Made It Into Print… “…that were (Marbles) sawed off by Thomas Bruce, 7th Earl of Elgin, in the early 1800s while ambassador of the British Empire while Greece was under Ottoman occupation. So the British were actually allies — or partners — in this theft.“ Full article […]

Anthony Badami ’11: Arguing against Elginism is a must read commentary recently published in the Brown Daily Herald. There are no more arguments. Give Them Back! full article in comment below…

by Universidade De Santiago De Compostela – Technological Research Institute. A 9 minute video worth watching.