Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 11 – 17 February

Memories are dangerous things. You turn them over and over, until you know every touch and corner, but still you’ll find an edge to cut

Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 17 – 23 September

The Revolution introduced me to art, and in turn, art introduced me to the Revolution! – Albert Einstein

Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 3 – 9 September

We who engage in nonviolent direct action are not the creators of tension. We merely bring to the surface hidden tension that is already alive

Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 20 – 26 August

It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and

Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 2 – 8 July

I became convinced that noncooperation with evil is as much a moral obligation as is cooperation with good. – Martin Luther King Jr.

Wajdi, Brother of Hezbollah fighter Mohamad Amro, sitting on top of his brother's coffin who was killed in fighting against the IS. (Ali Mokded)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 26 February – 4 March

There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self. – Ernest Hemingway

Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 19 – 25 February

This work was strictly voluntary, but any animal who absented himself from it would have his rations reduced by half. – George Orwell, Animal Farm.

Migrant domestic workers of various nationalities attend the launch of the first domestic workers union, at at the headquarters of the National Federation of Unions for Workers and Employees in Lebanon (FENASOL) in Beirut. There are an estimated 200,000 migrant workers in Lebanon, primarily from Sri Lanka, Ethiopia, the Philippines and Nepal. Many have their passports confiscated by their employers upon arrival in Lebanon and are locked up insides homes. (ANWAR AMRO / AFP)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 22 – 28 January

Social media are a catalyst for the advancement of everyone’s rights. It’s where we’re reminded that we’re all human and all equal. It’s where people

Residents smoke a hookah in snow-covered Jizeen, southern Lebanon. (Ali Hashisho / REUTERS)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 7 – 14 January

I wonder if the snow loves the trees and fields, that it kisses them so gently? And then it covers them up snug, you know,

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