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I make it seem that POYi is a catalog of gorgeously rendered devastatations — Bad News from All Over! For balance, enjoy the delirium of nearly 5000 students, faculty, and staff at the University of Edmonton claiming the world record for the largest dodgeball game. And for a moment of youthful freedom coded into war-zone constraints, see Mohammed Salem’s exhilarating shot of Palestinian boys working on their Parkour skills. Parkour is a game that trains boys to overcome obstacles, and Salem’s picture shows kids in Gaza squeezing through holes in a high wall and somersaulting off its top. Parkour protocols require that the (unsupervised) training take place in an abandoned settlement, or in a cemetery. ■

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