A woman takes photos with her phone of her relative on his scooter in front of burned tires and garbage containers set on fire, in #Beirut, #Lebanon. (Hussein Malla / AP)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 25 June – 1 July

Peace can only last where human rights are respected, where the people are fed, and where individuals and nations are free. Dalai Lama

A demonstrator walks with her #dog during a protest against the government performance and worsening economic conditions, in #Beirut, #Lebanon. (Aziz Taher / REUTERS)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 4 – 10 June

I could never again raise my voice against the violence of the oppressed, without having first spoken clearly to the greatest purveyor of violence in the world today – my own government. – – Martin Luther King Jr.

A protester is seen holding a placard that says Down with the #Kafala during the demonstration, in #Beirut, #Lebanon. (Adib Chowdhury / SOPA)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 2 – 8 May

Do not make the mistake of thinking that you have to agree with people and their beliefs to defend them from injustice. – Bryant McGill