Snapshot: Home from (demolished) home
It is neither Isaac nor Samson nor Ashurbanipal who is seen in this AP picture; it is a Palestinian boy crying out to the heavens.
One hand holds a construction rod that protrudes from a destroyed wall, the other clutches the wooden leg of an overturned piece of red furniture. Amid thickly woven textiles and curved table legs that thrust skyward, this boy binds himself to the ruins. Odd ruins they are, a pile of objects, among them a light brown towel, on the right on the low wall, which still hangs there, tied to a clothes dryer that is...
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