Should museums have a neutral point of view?

Are art museums elitist organizations?

María Magdalena Campos-Pons on museums as storytellers:

María Magdalena Campos-Pons on how art allows us to communicate with one another in gentler ways:

Peter Schjeldahl on political art:

Peter Schjeldahl on the absence of consensus in American culture and art:

David Marcus on how the government should fund and support the arts

David Marcus on the unique position and value of the arts in tackling ethical/social/political questions:

Rebecca Rabinow on museums as vital centers for dialogue and communication across cultures:

Rebecca Rabinow on art as the preeminent ambassador between nations