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Ultra-Orthodox Jewish children light cigarettes during celebrations for the Jewish holiday of Purim in Jerusalem’s Mea Shearim neighbourhood March 21, 2011. Purim is a celebration of the Jews’ salvation from genocide in ancient Persia, as recounted in the Book of Esther.

Ultra-Orthodox Jewish children light cigarettes during celebrations for the Jewish holiday of Purim in Jerusalem’s Mea Shearim neighbourhood March 21, 2011. Purim is a celebration of the Jews’ salvation from genocide in ancient Persia, as recounted in the Book of Esther.

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Tadahiko Hayashi, Two Orphans Smoking, 1946. Via Helsinki Times.

Tadahiko Hayashi, Two Orphans Smoking, 1946. Via Helsinki Times.