A hundred people gathered to support the people arrested during the Lebanese uprising, in front of the Justice Palace, in #Beirut, #Lebanon. (Laurent Perpigna Iban / Hans Lucas)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 16 – 22 July

It took me quite a long time to develop a voice, and now that I have it, I am not going to be silent. – Madeleine Albright

A man walks by Internal security forces, in #Beirut, #Lebanon. (Rabih Yassine)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 2 – 8 July

Those who have suffered, who have known poverty or oppression, are generally the most prone to kindness. Perhaps it is well to endure some misery if only to learn this lesson. ARTHUR LYNCH

An anti-government protester reads a novel as he sits on the pavement near a tire fire during a demonstration in #Najaf, #Iraq. (HAIDAR HAMDANI / AFP)
International POW

International POW: 21 – 27 January

The educated differ from the uneducated as much as the living differ from the dead. – Aristotle

Syrians, who have been displaced due to the ongoing attacks carried out by the #Assad regime and #Russia, stay at a makeshift camp, in #Idlib, #Syria. (Muhammed Said / Anadolu Agency)
International POW

International POW: 24 – 30 December

In a country well governed, poverty is something to be ashamed of. In a country badly governed, wealth is something to be ashamed of. Confucius

Protesters gather at #Millbank, as part of a global protest to demand urgent action to tackle climate change, in #London, #UK. (Gareth Fuller / PA)
International POW

International POW: 17 – 23 September

Stop fighting about who created the world and start fighting against the people who are trying to destroy it!

#Pope Francis attends a meeting with clergy at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception in #Maputo, #Mozambique. (Yara Nardi / REUTERS)
International POW

International POW: 3 – 9 September

Women are the victims of this patriarchal culture, but they are also its carriers. Let us keep in mind that every oppressive man was raised

Double amputee dog #CoraRose balances on her hind legs to watch Zach Skow repairing her cart on a street in #Washington, U.S. (REUTERS)
International POW

International POW: 14 – 20 May

Do your little bit of good where you are; it’s those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world. – Desmond Tutu

Models pose with placards in front of the #Eiffel Tower during The All Sizes Catwalk event in #Paris, #France. (AFP)
International POW

International POW: 23 – 29 April

Acceptance is being able to feel beautiful in whatever you feel comfortable in. Barbie Ferreira

A demonstrator smokes joints through a pineapple at a 4/20 #420 rally, in front of the Parliament building, in support of the legalization of #marijuana, in #Sofia, #Bulgaria. (Reuters)
International POW

International POW: 16 – 22 April

Everyone wants to live on top of the mountain, but all the happiness and growth occurs while you’re climbing it. Andy Rooney

Protesters climb billboards as they celebrate the end of president Omar al-Bashir’s rule, in #Khartoum, #Sudan. (Reuters)
International POW

International POW: 9 – 15 April

However difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at. – Stephen Hawking