‘The Parthenon Sculptures must be returned to their original owner’: George Clooney advocates for repatriation

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George Clooney speaks onstage during Hulus Catch-22 Screening in New York City. (Photo by JP Yim/Getty Images for Hulu)
George Clooney speaks onstage during Hulus Catch-22 Screening in New York City. (Photo by JP Yim/Getty Images for Hulu)

In a letter addressed to scholars, professors and cultural figures, actor George Clooney is calling for the United Kingdom to return the Elgin Marbles to their place of origin: The Parthenon in Athens, Greece. 

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