A Palestinian protester protects his face as he stands in front of burning tires during a demonstration against the expropriation of Palestinian land by Israel in the village of Kafr Qaddum, near Nablus in the occupied West Bank. (JAAFAR ASHTIYEH / AFP - Getty Images)

International POW: 21 – 27 October

They wrote in the old days that it is sweet and fitting to die for one’s country. But in modern war, there is nothing sweet nor fitting in your dying. You will die like a dog for no good reason. ― Ernest Hemingway.

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A resident peeks outside during the annual La Tomatina festival at the streets of Bunol, Spain, were the streets were awash with red pulp as thousands of people pelted each other with tomatoes. (Gustavo Grillo / EPA)

International POW: 26Aug-1Sept

From the last moments of Israeli aggression on the Gaza strip, to the weird tomato festival in Spain, we introduce to you a new POW post with amazing photos from around the world.

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Adel (right) and Mohammed spend the afternoon in the only room of their home that was not totally destroyed when an Israeli missile struck their apartment building during fighting between Israel and Hamas in the north of the Gaza Strip. (Roberto Schmidt / AFP - Getty Images)

International POW: 19 – 25 August

“When you have lost hope, you have lost everything. And when you think all is lost, when all is dire and bleak, there is always hope.”
― Pittacus Lore.

Several of topics could be related to this week’s POW, but the best of it could be always reaching for hope, whether it was in Palestine, Ferguson, Iraq, everywhere.

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