A Boy On A Horse

A Boy On A Horse

by
Abby Zimet

Glimpse of an Occupation: In the divided city of Hebron, where Palestinians are permitted only in certain areas, Badia Dwaik tries to show a visitor Shuhada Street, the former and now shuttered center of the city. A settler boy rides into view and calls imperiously to a nearby Israeli soldier, "He's Arab, he can't be here." Dwaik responds with the weary calm of a man used to enduring the unendurable. Shaky video, but powerful.

Update: Remember those racist bus ads? Some adults have "edited" them.

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