#Shia pilgrims walk to the holy city of #Kerbala for the Arba’een ritual, in #Najaf, #Iraq. (Alaa al-Marjani / Reuters)
International POW

International POW: 22 – 29 October

Beauty has no boundaries, no rules, no colors. Beauty is like a religion. You can include everything inside it. – Alessandro Michele

A couple dances tango in front of St. Peter's Square to celebrate Pope Francis' 78th birthday at the Vatican. Hundreds of tango dancers from all over the world gathered just next to St. Peter's Square for a milonga. (Gregorio Borgia / AP)
International POW

International POW: 16-22 December

Christmas is a time in which, of all times in the year, the memory of every remediable sorrow, wrong, and trouble in the world around

A woman dances in front of riot police during a demonstration in the Kadikoy neighborhood of Istanbul against the eviction of a squatted building. The building was converted into a social meeting center by activists following last year's Gezi Park protests that led to supporting protests across Turkey. (OZAN KOSE / AFP - GETTY IMAGES)
International POW

International POW:9-15 December

Humanism is the only – I would go so far as saying the final- resistance we have against the inhuman practices and injustices that disfigure

Lebanese supporters of the Shi'ite Amal movement men bleed as they gash their foreheads with swords and beat themselves during a Muharram procession to mark Ashura in Beirut. Ashura, which falls on the 10th day of the Islamic month of Muharram, commemorates the death of Imam Hussein, grandson of Prophet Mohammad, who was killed in the 7th century battle of Kerbala. (Getty Images)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW 14 – 20 November

It has been a deadly week indeed in Lebanon, whether it is new to some people or not, all we can wish, and work for