Posts Tagged ‘statues’

Egyptian Sphinx Statues Found In English Garden Fetch £200,000

A pair of 5,000-year-old Egyptian sphinx statues have sold for just under £200,000 ($270000) at auction. The owner was “shocked” having paid only £300 ($407) for the “garden ornaments”. Sphinxes are mythical creatures from the Ancient Egyptian religious imaginarium. Illustrated in arts with the head of a human, falcon, cat or a sheep, sphinxes all […]

800-Year-Old Kakatiya Dynasty Statues Found Abandoned Near Indian Temple

In the village of Duddeda in the southern Indian province of Telangana, amateur historians stumbled upon an astounding collection of ancient statues dating from the Kakatiya Dynasty,  the Deccan Chronicle reported . While exploring the grounds of a local temple, representatives of the New Telangana History Group (NTHG) found a severely neglected set of five […]

Discovery of Kouros Statues Puts Euromos Temple of Zeus Lepsynos on the Map

Archaeologists working in the province of Muğla, Turkey are celebrating an exciting archaeological find. During routine excavations and restoration work at the Temple of Zeus Lepsynos in the ancient city of Euromos in  Turkey they have unearthed a pair of 2,500-year-old  marble statues . Known as kouros, the  statues were not found alone. They were discovered along […]

House Votes To Replace All Confederate Statues With Statues Of Chairman Mao

WASHINGTON, D.C—Confederate statues are once again on the chopping block as the House pushes to have them removed. Following their removal, Democrats have vowed that these confederate monsters will be replaced by statues of Chairman Mao.  “This sacred space has been defiled for too long. We ought not to forget history. We must learn from […]

Queen Victoria, Elizabeth II statues defaced during Canada Day protest

Statues of Britain’s Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth II were torn down outside Manitoba province’s legislature in Winnipeg on Canada Day on Thursday. Queen Victoria, who was monarch during the colonial era, was left covered in red-painted handprints with a sign that read: “We were children once. Bring them home”, while a smaller statue of […]

The Ain Ghazal Statues: Jordan’s Unique and Graceful Neolithic Figures

‘Ain Ghazal (hereafter Ain Ghazal) is an archaeological site located in Jordan that dates to the Neolithic period, and flourished from around the 8th to 6th millennium BC. Ain Ghazal was discovered during the 1970s, but only excavated in the following decade. The excavation of the site continued until the late 1990s, and, consequently, archaeologists have been […]

Diverse Birmingham Set to Remove “Problematic” Street Signs and Statues

New footage of the moments before she was shot dead by a police officer during a knife attack shows Ma’Khia Bryant yelling, “I’m going to stab the f**k out of you bitch!” – yet again vindicating the officer’s response. Leftists have continually lied about the incident in Columbus, Ohio, at first claiming Bryant was unarmed […]

Deprived of an audience, Paris orchestra plays to the statues of the Musée d’Orsay

At the Musée d’Orsay, empty of spectators because of Covid-19, the Orchestre de Paris has recorded a concert that will be broadcast on 1 May. This is an opportunity for conductor Pablo Heras-Casado to fulfil his “mission” by bringing “the museum and music into the home”. Sandra Bernhard, music programmer at Musée d’Orsay: “The idea […]

Civil Rights Pioneer Bob Woodson: MLK Statues Will Be Targeted Next

Appearing on Steve Malzberg’s weekly Saturday commentary show Eat the Press, civil rights pioneer Bob Woodson lashed out at the radical left, claiming civil rights icon Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s statue would likely be targeted next and if he were alive today he’d be selected for “anti-bias” reeducation. The show opened with a quote […]

Britain has kept Stone Age statues, says Jordanian Rights Centre

The head of the Mesha Centre for Studies and Human Rights in Jordan has revealed that Britain has still not returned thirty Stone Age statues that were taken for restoration in 1990. According to Daifallah Hdeithat, the statues were supposed to be returned to Jordan within two years. “The terms of the restoration agreement provided […]

Two Statues in New York City Honor Late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg participates in taking a new family photo with her fellow justices, at the Supreme Court building in Washington, DC, June 1, 2017. Photo: Reuters / Jonathan Ernst / File. JNS.org – Two statues honoring the late Jewish Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg were unveiled in her home […]

The Curse of the Mijikenda Vigango Statues

During the 1980s, Coastal Kenya experienced the largest heist of ancestral artifacts in history. Over 300 wooden Vigango statues were taken from the sacred grounds of several Mijikenda tribes. These 4-foot wooden statues were stolen and sold to western tourists and international art collectors. Since then, the Vigango statues have been discovered in private art […]

London Mayor Appoints Woke Activist Brigade To ‘Review’ Statues For ‘Diversity’

USA Today published an op-ed which denounced Tom Brady for refusing to walk back his previous support for Donald Trump and for being “white.” Yes, really. With the Super Bowl just days away, Nancy Armour (who is white), took the opportunity to fan the flames of more political and racial division by attacking Brady for […]

Why Jews don’t worship statues of God

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Thanksgiving vandalism: ‘Land back’ sprayed on US statues

Statues and monuments in at least four US states were vandalised over Thanksgiving, with the words “land back” seen painted on three ex-presidents and a “Pioneers Statue”, among others. The damage was reported to have occurred on monuments in Oregon, Minnesota, Washington and Illinois on Wednesday and Thursday, as part of a campaign to acknowledge […]

Burial Statues Add to Death Treasures Unearthed in Saqqara Necropolis

The Saqqara royal burial necropolis south of Cairo, Egypt, is perhaps 2020’s most revealing ancient site. It seems that every month new treasures are presented from this deeply-sacred burial complex. Now, Egyptian antiquities officials have announced the discovery of a collection of around 40 gilded burial statues to add to the trove of the site’s […]

Asian and Nubian Influences Found In Ptolemaic Era Statues in Berenice

Several mysterious statues dating back over 2000 years have been unearthed inside a temple in the ruined port of Berenice in Egypt. What makes them unique is that they exhibit strong influences from both Asia and the African interior, which demonstrates the extent of global cultural exchange during the Classical Age. The team of Polish […]

Total chaos and anarchy returns to Portland, all statues are being Torn down

    US President Donald Trump mocked authorities and rioters in Portland calling them “fools” while sharing footage of the so-called “Day of Rage” in which alleged indigenous activists tore down statues of former presidents. The US president’s bombastic multi-tweet broadside began early Monday morning, after a night of violence once again reduced central Portland […]

‘You thought it would stop at statues?’ Darwin exhibits at UK’s Natural History Museum may be canceled for being ‘offensive’

The UK’s Natural History Museum is reviewing options for its Charles Darwin exhibits, including possible removal, after an internal review ordered amid Black Lives Matter protests found that they could be deemed “offensive.” The museum’s directors are scrutinizing collections that may be considered “problematic,” which could lead to removal or lesser remedies, such as renaming, The […]

Study of Maya Statues Shows That Facial Expressions Are Universal

Researchers have developed a unique experiment to determine the universality of certain emotional expression in the human face. It has long been debated by experts whether emotional expressions can be understood across cultures, or if they can only be understood within a specific social context. Thanks to a selection of Maya sculptures , alongside the […]

Is Burning Prisons The New Knocking Down Confederate Statues?

Saturday afternoon in Seattle, Washington, a construction site where a youth detention center was being built burned to the ground. The King County juvenile detention facility is assumed to have been set ablaze by some of the thousands of Seattle demonstrators who marched in protest to both the federal government terrorizing it’s neighboring city of Portland, […]

Easter Island statues could be lost to sea, warns UNESCO

The world heritage body blamed rising tides, which have been rapidly eroding the island’s coasts for years. However, the group is now warning that rising sea levels could completely destroy the island’s iconic ‘heads.’ “Some Easter Island statues are at risk of being lost to the sea because of coastal erosion,” said Adam Markham, deputy […]

Beheaded statues at California church a ‘hate crime’, says pastor (VIDEO)

     Hayward – A disturbing scene was recently found outside a church in Hayward where statues of children were found beheaded. For 60 years those who attend St. Bede’s Catholic Church in Hayward have passed by a group of statues out front depicting Mary’s appearance to the children of Fatima. But lately, they’ve become a […]

Statues, Heritage & Bad Role Models — New Video from Mark Collett

From Mark Collett — A frank discussion on the destruction of Western statues and monuments and why the left are so eager to see them torn down. The statues and monuments erected to honour our ancestors are not just important for the preservation of our culture and heritage, but they also emphasise good role models, people […]

Police Warn Protestors: Texas Gun Owners Can Shoot If You Mess With Our Statues

Police in Texas have warned far-left protestors that if they attempt to destroy or vandalize statues, gun owners can shoot them on sight. According to Texas police academy instructor, Phil Ryan, citizens can use deadly force to stop Antifa and BLM protestors from destroying any monuments or statues in their state. Libertyparkpress.com reports: “As a […]

As Confederate Statues Fall In U.S., Russians Are Erecting Statues For Dictator Stalin

While the useful brainwashed idiots in the west continue to praise Comrade Putin, the new Soviet Union is getting ready to finally rule over the world. What brought our world to this stage? IGNORANCE – that is men’s worse enemy because Knowledge is what gives us the power. Here is the TRUE story of the American […]

NBA Star Charles Barkley Says Waste of Time Worrying Over ‘Stupid’ Statues

NBA legend Charles Barkley called worry over Confederate statues a waste of time this week during an interview with WBRC FOX6. #ConfederateStatues A unique take from #CharlesBarkley pic.twitter.com/l9Dz43sLp3 — Rick Karle (@RickKarle) August 17, 2017 “I’m not going to waste my time worrying about these Confederate statues; […]

Dear America: If You Want to Stop Racism, Tear Down the Drug War—Not Statues

On Monday, protesters — reacting to the violence in Charlottesville over the weekend — brought a ladder and some rope to North Carolina and tore down a near century old statue of a Confederate soldier. Unsurprisingly, nothing changed. However, the Durham Police Department and the Durham County Sheriff’s Office announced that they will be seeking […]

Confederate Statues Down In New Orleans, But Structural Racism Still Stands Tall In Our Schools

Above Photo: Ashana Bigard. Two students embrace outside a New Orleans Center for the Creative Arts graduation ceremony that many protested because of the high numbers of fellow students being expelled for minor, arbitrary infractions, and not allowed to graduate. Many New Orleanians celebrated at the removal of confederate monuments around the city in recent weeks. But […]

NOLA’s Confederate Statues Are Litmus Test for the Status of White Minorities

By Russ Winter of The New Nationalist Some unscrupulous character may have doctored this tweet by adding this photo to it. Irregardless of the potentially unethical action, the message of the tweet — which has been verified — is what matters and remains the same. The City of New Orleans, La. (NOLA), is a prime microcosm for […]

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