Far Right Protests Italian Museum for Offering Discount to Arabic …

The Brothers of Italy, an outspoken far-right Italian political party, is up in arms over a new campaign to draw Arabic-speaking visitors to the Egyptian Museum in Turin, Italy. According to the New York Times, the group gathered at the institution on Friday to protest a new two-for-one admissions discount for Arabic speakers, alleging that it discriminates against Italians.

Museum director Christian Greco confronted the demonstrators to explain that the museum belongs to everyone and then asked if the party plans to protest the couples’ discount that will be implemented on Valentine’s Day or the student discount offered

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