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September 9th, 2007, 11:33 AM
A characteristically thoughtful piece by world journalist and human-rights champion, Robert Fisk:

Robert Fisk: An urge to smash history into tiny pieces
Published: 08 September 2007

What is it about graven images? Why are we humanoids so prone to destroy our own faces, smash our own human history, erase the memory of language?