Protesters shout outside the statehouse atrium to protest the stay at home order and non-essential business closures, in #Ohio, #US. (Joshua A. Bickel / Columbus Dispatch ) #coronavirus
International POW

International POW: 14 – 20 April

Apocalypse does not point to a fiery Armageddon, but to our ignorance and complacency coming to an end. Joseph Campbell

An #Iraqi #Peshmerga officer bites a #snake while demonstrating skills during a graduation ceremony in #Soran, in #Arbil. (SAFIN HAMED / AFP)
International POW

International POW: 11 – 17 February

You can tell the strength of a nation by the women behind its men. Benjamin Disraeli

Rescue workers wade through flood waters as they evacuate a woman using a paddling pool, in #Pingxiang, #China. (China Stringer Network / Reuters)
International POW

International POW: 9 – 15 July

When you finish getting yourself ready in the morning, you must go get the planet ready aswell. Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

A man evacuates a young #girl after a reported airstrike by government forces and their allies in the town of Maaret Al-Noman in the southern #Idlib province, #Syria. (AFP)
International POW

International POW: 21 – 27 May

You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is like an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not

Police detain a protester after marching on #Taksim Square to celebrate #MayDay in #Istanbul, #Turkey. (Reuters)
International POW

International POW: 30 April – 6 May

The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.  - Alice Walker

#Pope Francis and Grand #Imam of al-Azhar Sheikh Ahmed al-Tayeb #kiss each other during an inter-religious meeting in #AbuDhabi, #UAE. (Tony Gentile / Reuters)
International POW

International POW: 29 January – 4 February

I love you when you bow in your mosque, kneel in your temple, pray in your church. For you and I are sons of one religion, and it is the spirit. – Gibran Khalil Gibran

International POW

International POW: 18 – 24 December

Then the Grinch thought of something he hadn’t before! What if Christmas, he thought, doesn’t come from a store. What if Christmas…perhaps…means a little bit

A woman holds a stuffed animal found at her destroyed home in the aftermath of an #earthquake and #tsunami, in #Palu, central #Sulawesi, #Indonesia. (Jorge Silva / Reuters)
International POW

International POW: 9 – 15 October

Willpower is the key to success. Successful people strive no matter what they feel by applying their will to overcome apathy, doubt or fear. –

A migrant stands in a queue after arriving on a rescue boat in the port of #Motril, in southern #Spain. (Juan Medina / Reuters)
International POW

International POW: 2 – 8 October

Isn’t it better if we migrate instead of getting married? Marriage is an internal migration itself – Najib Mahfouz

#Women from the #Oman Royal #Cavalry’s combined bands, performing at the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo, in #Edinburgh, #Scotland. (Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo / PA)
International POW

International POW: 14 – 20 August

When we do the best we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another. – Helen