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The Spectator's Notes

In defence of Hans Sloane

29 August 2020

9:00 AM

29 August 2020

9:00 AM

‘The British Museum stands in solidarity with the British Black community, with the African American community, with the Black community throughout the world. We are aligned with the spirit and soul of Black Lives Matter everywhere.’ So blogged the director of the British Museum, Hartwig Fischer, shortly after the death of George Floyd.

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