Putting things in perspective
by Lisa Goldman
The image above caused a huge storm of outrage in the Arab blogosphere. Huge. You wouldn't believe how huge. The widely-read Gulf-based Palestinian blogger who was the first to post it received so much traffic that he had to move the photo to another server. Many others,including several I know personally, posted it and expressed theirdisgust. Israeli children taught to hate! Lebanese children are dyingand they're happy! They're no better than... (fill in the blank, Idon't want to go there).
Below is the story behind the photo — from the source.