No Excuse for Poor Review of Bronze Exhibit

No Excuse for Poor Review of Bronze Exhibit

To the Editor: I was extremely disappointed by Ken Johnson’s December 20 New York Times review of the Western Bronze exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Johnson did not deal with the aesthetic qualities of the individual bronzes, nor did he give attention to why the Met would expend its curatorial energy, space, and resources […]

U.S. Ridiculous to Strip Search Diplomats

U.S. Ridiculous to Strip Search Diplomats

To the Editor: The arrest and strip search of Indian Diplomat Devyani Khobragade demonstrates the serious consequences of U.S. insensitivity. Ms. Khobragade is accused of visa fraud and underpaying her maid. Charges of this type, whether or not they are justified, are no reason to handcuff anyone much less subject them to a strip search. […]