Returning Lost and Stolen African Art and Antiquities

As featured on Voice of America

Stolen Antiquities


On this edition of Encounter, guest host, VOA-TV Senior Analyst Jeffrey Young discusses the hot issue of the west repatriating Africa’s looted antiquities and artifacts. Western museums are reluctant to give back what colonialists looted centuries ago, but Africans insist that they be given back the works of their ancestors.