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

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

Taiwanese Chen San-yuan, 70, " #Pokemon grandpa," plays the mobile game " #PokemonGo", near his home with 15 mobile phones, in New #Taipei City, #Taiwan. (Reuters)
International POW

International POW: 12 – 19 November

I am going to keep having fun every day I have left because there is no other way of life. You just have to decide

Ayah, 37, wearing a #niqab, weeps as she is embraced by a #police officer during a demonstration against a ban on the face #veil, in #Copenhagen, #Denmark. (Reuters)
International POW

International POW: 31 July – 6 August

True empathy requires that you step outside your own emotions to view things entirely from the perspective of the other person.

A man dressed as Santa Claus sits on the beach as he waits to take part in the traditional Christmas season swim in Nice, France.
International POW

International POW: 12 – 18 December

Once again, we come to the Holiday Season, a deeply religious time that each of us observes, in his own way, by going to the

This tragic dying polar bear, was so hungry it starved to death. (SeaLegacy)
International POW

International POW: 5 – 11 December

The concept of global warming was created by and for the Chinese in order to make U.S. manufacturing non-competitive. – Donald Trump.

A Rohingya boy takes advantage of monsoon rains to bathe himself, in the Kutuplaong refugee camp in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh. (Paula Bronstein / Getty)
International POW

International POW: 17 – 23 October

You can’t get around pain and opposition, but you can try to be joyful in the trial, and thank yourself for the trial, and thank

Rohingya refugee Azida Begum, 11, was shot twice, under her arm and her leg, by the Burmese military. (Paula Bronstein / Getty)
International POW

International POW: 10 – 16 October

I have learned now that while those who speak about one’s miseries usually hurt, those who keep silence hurt more. – C.S. Lewis

International POW

International POW: 31 May – 6 June

Each time a woman stands up for herself, without knowing it possibly, without claiming it, she stands up for all women – Maya Angelou

International POW

International POW: 15 – 21 December

Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart – Gibran Kahlil Gibran