A man takes part in a protest in #Barcelona, #Spain. (JORDY BOIXAREU / SPUTNIK)
International POW

International POW: 22 – 28 October

Every act of rebellion expresses a nostalgia for innocence and an appeal to the essence of being. Albert Camus

People take photos as hot air balloons glide over #Cappadocia, in #Nevsehir, #Turkey. (Sercan Kucuksahin / Anadolu Agency)
International POW

International POW: 24 – 30 September

I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination. Jimmy Dean

#Muslim students take part in an anti- #Valentine's Day rally in #Surabaya, #Indonesia. (Juni Kriswanto / AFP)
International POW

International POW: 12 – 18 February

Being single used to mean that nobody wanted you. Now it means you’re pretty sexy and you’re taking your time deciding how you want your life to be and who you want to spend it with. — Sex and the City

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

Fans celebrate on the Champs-Elysees avenue after #France win the football #WorldCup final against #Croatia, in #Paris. (Charles Platiau / REUTERS)
International POW

International POW: 10 – 16 July

Victory at all costs, victory in spite of all terror, victory however long and hard the road may be; for without victory, there is no

A man lies in a #chilli - covered #pool during a chilli-eating contest. The winner was Tang Shuaihui, who ate 50 in one minute, in #Ningxiang, #China. (VCG / Getty Images)
International POW

International POW: 3 – 9 July

Laughter is timeless, imagination has no age and dreams are forever. – Walt Disney.

The slumped form of a black rhino in Hluhluwe Imfolozi Game Reserve, killed by poachers before dehorning it, In South Africa. (Brent Stirton)
International POW

International POW: 24 – 30 October

The indifference, callousness and contempt that so many people exhibit toward animals is evil first because it results in great suffering in animals, and second

Writer Clemence Achkar poses beside pile of garbage for a photoshoot for Mondanite Magazine, in Beirut, Lebanon. (Mondanite / Instagram)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW : 12 – 18 October

In the process of letting go, you will lose many things from the past, but you will find yourself. – Deepak Chopra.

Uprooted trees lay along a road after being knocked over during a storm near Hildesheim, Germany. (Julian Stratenschulte / dpa)
International POW

International POW: 3 – 9 October

We cannot say we love the land and then take steps to destroy it for use by future generations. – John Paul II.

An Israeli soldier runs after a Palestinian protester during clashes at a protest near Tubas, Palestine. (AYMAN NOBANI / REUTERS)
International POW

International POW: 26 September – 2 October

Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter, and those who matter don’t mind. – Bernard M. Baruch