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Lost empires revealed by satellite imaging revolutionizing conflict zone cultural heritage preservation

Dr. David C. Thomas is an honorary research associate with the Department of Archaeology and History at La Trobe University in Victoria, Australia. Between 2003 to 2007, Thomas assessed sites at the prehistoric city of Jam in Afghanistan. 1,095 more words

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UPDATED > USA vs One Ancient Mosaic: A Looted Syrian Masterpiece in Los Angeles

Rampant looting across Syria during its prolonged civil war has been well documented through satellite imagery and on the ground reports, but evidence that the looted antiquities are emerging in the Western art markets has, until recently, been scarce. 1,092 more words

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Human Skulls for Art

Sighing heavily …. Rant of the day… this is in regards to human skulls and the use of real ones for decoration

Saw this picture , above  online and all the comments about the art work.  1,004 more words

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Historical JOKE Of The Month.

This little article brought a smile to my face.

“It is possible that President Truman believed these words when he spoke them. However, billions of dollars in gold, silver, currency, priceless paintings and art works were stolen from Germany and shipped to the United States.”

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German

The Naxal hypocrisy: Top LWE leaders amass personal wealth while cadres are told to shun life of comfort

New Delhi: As Mao Zedong said, the guerrilla must take to people like fish to water. Most Naxals in India haven’t even seen a photograph of Chairman Mao. 863 more words

Unhinged Lefty Anarchists

The traditional spring festival day of celebration occurring on May 1 was appropriated by the communists and socialists in the late 19th century as an International Workers Day commemorating the Haymarket affair in Chicago to ostensibly celebrate workers, but it has since devolved into an excuse for nihilistic lefties to sow chaos and anarchy in sprees of looting and destruction coordinated around the world. 2,251 more words

Society

Daily Sabah: New database on Nazi-looted art findings shows first results

Daily Sabah: New database on Nazi-looted art findings shows first results. “Art lovers will now be able to learn about one of the largest cases of Nazi-looted art in history after a team of researchers on Wednesday launched a website with their findings about the art collection of legendary German-Jewish publisher Rudolf Mosse….German institutions are working with the descendents of former Nazi victims through the project. 22 more words

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