Wednesday, 19 November 2008

UK Money-wasters

Titian - Diana and Actaeon (detail)The National Heritage Memorial Fund has donated £10m toward the purchase of Titian's Diana and Actaeon! Where is the British heritage in a Venetian master's painting of a Greek myth? This latest contribution raises serious questions about inappropriate use of funds. Razia Iqbal's blog is receiving comments (CLICK). Last year the fat cats all wanted to apologize for slavery. Now they want to buy a painting that glorifies it. "Hey, goddess with the little head, am I not a woman and a sister?"


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