A demonstrator flies a Chilean flag outside the burning church of #Asuncion, set on fire by protesters, on the commemoration of the first anniversary of the social uprising, in #Santiago, #Chile. (Martin Bernetti / AFP)
International POW

International POW: 13 – 19 October

Your pretty empire took so long to build, now, with a snap of history’s fingers, down it goes. Alan Moore

#Shiite Muslim pilgrims are sprayed with water to cool them off as they make their way to the holy city of #Karbala, ahead of the holy Shi'ite ritual of #Arbaeen, in #Baghdad, #Iraq. (THAIER AL-SUDANI / REUTERS )
International POW

International POW: 6 – 12 October

Faith is to believe what you do not see; the reward of this faith is to see what you believe. Saint Augustine

Elephants forage for food at a rubbish dump encroaching on their jungle habitat, in #Oluvil, #SriLanka. (Tharmaplan Tilaxan / Cover Images)
International POW

International POW: 29 September – 5 October

It is just like man’s vanity and impertinence to call an animal dumb because it is dumb to his dull perceptions. Mark Twain

A #woman pulls a baby on a pallet as they prepare to move to a new temporary camp for migrants and #refugees, on the island of #Lesbos, #Greece. (Yara Nardi / REUTERS)
International POW

International POW: 22 -28 September

Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul and sings the tune without the words and never stops at all. EMILY DICKINSON

A woman cleans her eyes with water after police fired teargas at migrants who threw stones during a protest to demand shelter after the #Moria camp burned down, in #Lesbos, #Greece. (Angelos Tzortzinis / AFP / Getty Images)
International POW

International POW: 15 – 21 September

Whoever lives sincerely and encounters much trouble and disappointment, but is not bowed down by them, is worth more than one who has always sailed before the wind and has only known relative prosperity. Vincent van Gogh

Israeli model May Tager, holding an #Israel flag, poses with model Anastasia, holding an Emirati flag, during a photoshoot in #Dubai, #UAE. (CHRISTOPHER PIKE / REUTERS)
International POW

International POW: 8 – 14 September

Peace is a daily, a weekly, a monthly process, gradually changing opinions, slowly eroding old barriers, quietly building new structures. John F. Kennedy

#Israeli soldiers detain a Palestinian protester during a demonstration against the Israeli settlement expansion in the village of #Shufah, #Palestine. (JAAFAR ASHTIYEH / AFP)
International POW

International POW: 1 – 7 September

When somebody challenges you, fight back. Be brutal, be tough. Donald Trump

Shia Muslims grieve during the re-enactment of the battle of #Karbala in Suq al-Shuyoukh, #Iraq. (Hussein Faleh / AFP)
International POW

International POW: 25 – 31 August

People Who Are Crazy Enough To Think They Can Change The World, Are The Ones Who Do. Rob Siltanen

A cow is flown by helicopter from the #Klausen Pass in #Switzerland during the annual cattle drive. (Urs Flueeler / Keystone)
International POW

International POW: 18 – 24 August

If there was an observer on Mars, they would probably be amazed that we have survived this long. Noam Chomsky

A rally in support of detained and injured participants of the protests that erupted in the aftermath of the disputed presidential election, in #Minsk, #Belarus. (Tatiana Zenkovich / EPA)
International POW

International POW: 11 – 17 August

You may never know what results come of your actions, but if you do nothing, there will be no results. Mahatma Gandhi