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Gold Plaque RIVER OF GOLD: PRE-COLUMBIAN ... 1940 excavations at the Pre-Columbian cemetery of Sitio Conte, Panama—

from the Guardian

French museums face a cultural change over restitution of colonial objects

11/3/2014 - French museums face a cultural change over restitution of colonial objects Curators confront demands to return artefacts from collections reflecting an evolving attitude to the appropriation of items

from Forbes

Florida Archaeologists Condemn Proposed 'Citizen Archaeology' Permit

Wanted: a new generation of Monuments Men for US army Curators, art historians and museum directors sought to provide expert advice in combat zones By Helen Stoilas. News, Issue 265, February 2015 Published online: 28 January 2015 The Art Newspaper

New Statesman - Treasure trails: how museums became diplomatic fixers Museums were once places of scholarship – now they intervene in war zones and world politics. BY CRISTINA RUIZ PUBLISHED 16 OCTOBER, 2014 - 14:03