Sunday, January 4, 2015
Archaeological Lobby's Latest Heroine in Trouble with Egyptian Military Dictatorship
Amal Clooney, the archaeological lobby's latest heroine for her calls for the return of the Parthenon marbles, is now in trouble with the Egyptian military dictatorship for her views on the lack of independence of Egyptian courts. So, can Ms. Clooney count on the archaeological lobby's support? Not a chance. After all, open support for Clooney may put precious excavation permits at risk.