Meet the lonely online warriors leading the fight against looted art

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“Why, when we’ve seen people burnt alive, murdered in ways that you wouldn’t butcher an animal, does this resonate so much?” an Iraqi-American scholar told Boston Globe correspondent Thanassis Cambanis earlier this year, choking through words while speaking about how ISIS members destroyed ancient statues in the Mosul Museum of Iraq.

“I can’t explain it,” he said.

In the same piece, Cambanis described the event as the moment that made a Lebanese...

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