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Destruction Part of Ongoing Campaign of Cultural Cleansing and Racketeering FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WASHINGTON, DC, June 23, 2017—The Antiquities Coalition strongly condemns the latest attack [...]

June 23rd, 2017|

June 2017 #CultureUnderThreat E-Newsletter

The Antiquities Coalition’s June 2017 #CultureUnderThreat E-Newsletter is out! Read our latest headlines including: Original Practicum Presents Innovative Solutions to Combat Cultural Racketeering Whiting Foundation [...]

June 6th, 2017|

The Destruction of Memory: Cultural Crimes and the National and International Efforts to Combat Them

On May 18, to help raise awareness about the global impact of cultural crimes, the Antiquities Coalition joined international diplomats and experts at the [...]

May 30th, 2017|

The Antiquities Coalition Congratulates the Council of Europe for Criminalizing the Illicit Trafficking and Destruction of Cultural Heritage

Today, May 19, 2017 in Nicosia, Cyprus, Cyprus, Greece, Armenia, Portugal, San Marino and Mexico became the first states to sign the groundbreaking Convention on [...]

May 19th, 2017|

China’s Power of Culture in Promoting Perceptions: Lessons From the Qin and Han Dynasties

China’s Power of Culture in Promoting Perceptions: Lessons From the Qin and Han Dynasties A Night at the Met Museum The Council on [...]

May 12th, 2017|

“Three Stones Make a Wall: The Story of Archaeology,” by Dr. Eric H. Cline

Cline, in his new book, Three Stones Make a Wall: The Story of Archaeology, explores the history of an area of study made famous by [...]

February 27th, 2017|

Global Ties U.S. National Meeting “Unity in Community” Includes Focus on Heritage Protection

When global leaders from the public and private sectors collaborate with their American counterparts through international exchange, their coordination can become a critical tool in [...]

February 17th, 2017|

Policy Brief No. 2: How Can We Fund the Fight Against Antiquities Looting and Trafficking? A “Pollution” Tax on the Antiquities Trade

The Antiquities Coalition Cultural Heritage Think Tank has published its second policy brief to address solutions to cultural racketeering. The latest release is by Dr. Lawrence Rothfield, Associate [...]

December 21st, 2016|

Antiquities Coalition Commends Bold Action Of U.S. Government In The Fight Against Terrorism

Department of Justice Seeks Forfeiture of Looted Antiquities by Daesh In a historic step, the U.S. government is requesting the forfeiture of antiquities associated with [...]

December 15th, 2016|

Egypt Celebrates the Return of Antiquities Seized During Investigation by U.S. Authorities

The end of 2016 has been marked with major successes for Egypt’s cultural heritage. Egypt has celebrated the repatriation of antiquities from France, Jordan, Switzerland, [...]

December 2nd, 2016|
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