360 - Should Museum Artefacts be Returned?

This week’s ENW podcast reports on a controversial subject – should artefacts in famous museums be returned to the places they were originally taken from? A delegation from Easter Island has appealed for the return of several statues that they claimed were illegally removed and are now on display in museums across the world. The islanders’ claim is part of a wider debate over whether museums should return artefacts to their country of origin. What will happen with the Easter Island statues? Will they be returned? Should they be returned?
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