War Toys




Chronicling the process behind WAR-TOYS from the perspective of toy photographer Brian McCarty.

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Talk at the Carter Library

With a threat of icy roads and snow in Atlanta, I was truly flattered and amazed by the audience that came out for my talk at the Carter Presidential Library on Thursday. There were academics, activists, artists, authors, friends, and families. The questions and feedback I received were remarkable, especially from the children in attendance. 

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Dome of the Rock

With the extra time I've had in Jerusalem, I was able to organize a shoot that fulfilled many wishes, both mine and some children's. Since my first trip, I've wanted to visit the Al-Aqsa Mosque and Dome of the Rock, but access is extremely limited for non-Muslims. On most days, a public pathway from the Western Wall is open for just a few short hours, and my priorities are usually elsewhere. After all, I'm not here to be a tourist.

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