BP, wrong sponsors for Australian Aboriginal exhibition

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This video says about itself:

Indigenous culture exhibition sponsored by…BP?! Unsurprisingly, there was a protest

On 21 April 2015, the British Museum‘s BP-sponsoredIndigenous Australia: enduring civilisation’ press launch was disrupted by activists, criticising oil sponsorship and calling for the repatriation of stolen indigenous objects.

By Joana Ramiro in Britain:

Museum protest hits out at BP link to Australia works

Monday 20th July 2015

AN “unsanctioned performance” broke out at the British Museum yesterday as environmental campaigners stopped visitors from entering an exhibition sponsored by oil giant BP.

BP’s financial support of the Indigenous Australia exhibition was labelled “disturbing” by Aboriginal representatives who blame the firm for much of their communities’ dislodgement.

Activists staged an oil spill and a play telling the story of colonialism in Australia in the museum’s main hall.

Aboriginal author and academic Tony Birch said: “The involvement of organisations such…

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