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Tragedy or Exploitation?

It has been said that the real war is the war of the media.If one picture is worth a thousand words, this one may be worth a million.

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/world/article/tragedy_or_exploitation_20010302

The photograph of the Palestinian father cradling his terrified son moments before the boy was killed in Gaza this fall was viewed live on television and reproduced on the front pages of newspapers around the globe. Like the photograph of the boy with hands raised standing in the Warsaw Ghetto, nobody who saw desperate Jamal Al-Durrah vainly trying to shield 12-year-old Mohammed can ever forget the terror in their eyes.

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