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What's on your mind? Facebook says nude statues shouldn't be : What's on your mind? Facebook says nude statues shouldn't be

Feb 04, 2019 - The Canadian Press

GENEVA - A Geneva art museum says Facebook prohibited it from promoting an upcoming exhibit with images of two statues - a half-naked Venus and a nude, kneeling man.

The Museum of Art and History took to Twitter to say it had wanted to post pictures of the statues on Facebook to promote the "Caesar and the Rhone" exhibit that opens Friday, but the social media platform "prevented us from it, because of their nudity."

The museum instead put the images on Twitter on Friday with the Fre...