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Second British Art Gallery Pledges to Reject Donations From Purdue Pharma's Sackler Family

1 month ago   |   By Fortune

A group of British art galleries has become the second art institution to refuse donations from the Sackler family this week, citing the family's connection to the prescription drug OxyContin and its role in the U.S. opioid epidemic.
The Tate art galleries -which includes Tate Modern and Tate Britain in London, Tate St Ives, and Tate Liverpool-have received ?4 million in donations from the Sackler family in the past, The Guardian reports, but said Thursday they will no longer accept such gifts.
“The Sackler family has given generously to Tate in the past, as they have to a large number of...
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