Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 26 November – 2 December

We sleep safely at night because rough men stand ready to visit violence on those who would harm us. – Winston Churchill

A relative of Mahdi Youssef al-Moqdad, who was killed from a bomb placed on a bus on Sunday, weeps during his funeral procession in the southern suburb of Beirut, Lebanon. On Sunday, a bomb placed on the bus ferrying Lebanese pilgrims around Shiite holy sites in Damascus exploded Sunday, killing at least seven people, according to Syrian activists and Lebanese media, underscoring the sectarian nature of Syria's four-year war. (Bilal Hussein / AP)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 29 January – 4 February

You’ve faced horrors in these past weeks… I don’t know which is worse. The terror you feel the first time you witness such things, or

Lebanese women take part in a demonstration to ask for the release of Lebanese soldiers and policemen who are detained by jihadists in Beirut. (ANWAR AMRO / AFP)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 11 – 17 December

Oh look, yet another Christmas TV special! How touching to have the meaning of Christmas brought to us by cola, fast food, and beer…. Who’d

Rebecca Redwine from Grandma's in the Park has one eye visible from between nearly 100 towels as she competes in the towel carrying contest during the 10th annual Iron Range Housekeeping Olympics held Monday at AmericInn in Virginia, Minn. (MARK SAUER / AP)
International POW

International POW: 9 – 15 September

From the amazing phenomenon of the supermoon and the mesmerizing aurora, to the human horror of Ebola and conflict zone. This is a new post

Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW 20-26 Feb 2014

In this week of Local Pow, we will start with a photo that was published by a local newspaper but unfortunately without mentioning the name of the Lebanese photographer who