The damnation of memory

In recent days, we have seen fresh examples of a war against memory in the Middle East, waged by the Islamist organisation, ISIS. In late-February, videos surfaced depicting the destruction ancient Assyrian cultural artefacts in a Mosul museum (the video might have been staged, but the message remains). On March 6, disturbing reports emerged that […]

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