On Clowns and Tear Gas and Having No Words Left

Abby Zimet

Having been urged to "Bring Your Colorful Smile" to the weekly peaceful demonstration in the West Bank village of Nabi Saleh, kids and their parents painted faces, flew kites and danced with clowns - until Israeli soldiers arrived and tear gassed them. More distressing yet is the thought of how many other villages regularly endure this. More here, here, here.


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