Anti-government protesters block a road during the ongoing demonstration in the country, in the northern port city of #TripoliLB, #Lebanon. (Ibrahim CHALHOUB / AFP) #لبنان_ينتفض
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 9 – 15 January

Loyalty to the country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it. Mark Twain

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

A child sits in a pram in the battle-stricken village, in #Baghuz, #Syria. (Rodi Said / Reuters)
International POW

International POW: 5 – 11 March

We cannot always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future. Franklin D. Roosevelt

Protesters demonstrate against the government and a lack of basic services, in #Basra, #Iraq. (Haidar Mohammed Ali / AFP)
International POW

International POW: 4 – 10 September

Human rights are not only violated by terrorism, repression or assassination, but also by unfair economic structures that create huge inequalities. – Pope Francis

A woman shouts slogans during a demonstration in the town of Al-Hoceima, Morocco. (Youssef Boudlal / Reuters)
International POW

International POW: 18 – 24 July

We realize the importance of our voices only when we are silenced. – Malala Yousafzai.

Spanish bullfighter Alberto Lopez Simon gets gored by a bull at the San Fermin festival in Pamplona, Spain. (Susana Vera / Reuters)
International POW

International POW: 11 – 17 July

A man on a thousand mile walk has to forget his goal and say to himself every morning, “Today I’m going to cover twenty-five miles

International POW

International POW: 5 – 11 April

If you want good laws, burn those you have and make new ones. – Voltaire

International POW

International POW: 29 March – 4 April

All good and true book-lovers practice the pleasing and improving avocation of reading in bed … No book can be appreciated until it has been

International POW

International POW: 8 – 14 March

When you travel, remember that a foreign country is not designed to make you comfortable. It is designed to make its own people comfortable. – Clifton

International POW

International POW: 12 – 18 January

One has to understand that braveness is not the absence of fear but rather the strength to keep on going forward despite the fear. –