A #woman pulls a baby on a pallet as they prepare to move to a new temporary camp for migrants and #refugees, on the island of #Lesbos, #Greece. (Yara Nardi / REUTERS)
International POW

International POW: 22 -28 September

Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul and sings the tune without the words and never stops at all. EMILY DICKINSON

Visitors hold aloft reproductions of the Mona Lisa outside the Louvre, #Paris, #France. (Pascal Le Segretain / Getty Images)
International POW

International POW: 30 June – 6 July

Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts. – Winston Churchill

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

A Palestinian refugee attends a protest against #US President Donald #Trump’s Middle East peace plan, in Ain al-Hilweh #Palestinian #refugee camp, near #Saida, #Lebanon. (Ali Hashisho / REUTERS)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 30 January – 5 February

No one has been barred on account of his race from fighting or dying for America, there are no white or coloured signs on the foxholes or graveyards of battle. John F. Kennedy

A woman on the outskirts of the town of #TalTamr, near the #Syria Kurdish town of Ras al-Ain, along the border with #Turkey in the northeastern #Hassakeh province, with smoke from tire fires billowing in the background, to decrease visibility for Turkish warplanes that are part of operation "#PeaceSpring.". (Delil Souleiman / AFP via Getty)
International POW

International POW: 14 – 21 October

You only feel powerless because your fear has given your power to the object of your fear. Once you realise this, you can claim it back.― Kamand Kojouri

Young #girls hold placards as they participate in a march against #marriage before the age of 18, in the capital #Beirut, #Lebanon. (ANWAR AMRO / AFP)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 1 – 7 August

Reason is intelligence exercising. Imagination is intelligence with an erection. – Victor Hugo

Jessica Macaulay of the #UK dives from the 20 metre cliff in Raouche during the first competition day of the fifth stop of the #RedBull Cliff Diving World Series in #Beirut, #Lebanon. (Dean Treml / Red Bull)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 11 – 17 July

Beirut is the Elizabeth Taylor of cities: insane, beautiful, falling apart, ageing, and forever drama laden. She’ll also marry any infatuated suitor who promises to make her life more comfortable, no matter how inappropriate he is. – Rabih Alameddine

Activists gather in #Beirut's Martyr Square during a demonstration, calling for a clean waste treatment plan, in #Lebanon. (ANWAR AMRO / AA / AFP)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 13 – 19 June

Earth provides enough to satisfy every man’s needs, but not every man’s greed. ― Mahatma Gandhi

A #Syrian #woman removes her belongings to evacuate an informal #refugee camp after a fight broke out between camp residents and firefighters who arrived to put out a #fire, in Deir Al-Ahmar, east #Lebanon. (Hussein Malla / AP)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 6 – 12 June

If you want something said, ask a man; if you want something done, ask a woman. – Margaret Thatcher

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