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The UK government is trying to draw museums into a fake culture war | Dan Hicks

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Cultural leaders must reject the weaponisation of art and heritage and stand up for their principles At the bottom of Oxford’s Cowley Road you won’t find a bronze statue of a colonial-era British soldier, in campaign dress and pith helmet, rifle raised to the ready position, that commemorates the Boer war. Nor will you find human skulls arranged by type for the purposes of so-called “race science” in Oxford University’s Museum of Natural History. That 1903
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