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

A #cat yawns as it sits in a lane between ash-covered trees and buildings from the eruption of the #Taal #volcano, in the village of #BusoBuso, #Philippines. (AFP)
International POW

International POW: 14 – 20 January

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud. Émile Zola

The #full_moon rises behind burning moorland as a large wildfire sweeps across the moors between #Dovestones and #Buckton Vale in #Stalybridge, #England. (Anthony Devlin / Getty)
International POW

International POW: 26 June – 2 July

We are each our own devil, and we make this world our hell. – Oscar Wilde

Demonstrators attend a march demanding an end to #sexism and gender violence #GBV in #Santiago, #Chile. (Ivan Alvarado / REUTERS)
International POW

International POW: 5 – 11 June

Human rights are not only violated by terrorism, repression or assassination, but also by unfair economic structures that creates huge inequalities. – Pope Francis

Members of the Cryophile winter swimming club rub themselves with snow in a -38C weather, after swimming in the Yenisei river in Siberia, in Krasnoyarsk, Russia. (Ilya Naymushin / Reuters)
International POW

International POW: 23 – 29 January

Kindness is like snow, It beautifies everything it covers. – Gibran Kahlil Gibran.

Protesters stand next to fires at the entrance to the Israeli settler outpost of Amona, in Palestine. (Ronen Zvulun / Reuters)
International POW

International POW: 31 Januray – 6 February

You must be careful never to allow doubt to paralyze you. Always take the decisions you need to take, even if you’re not sure you’re

A cross on the summit of the Pizalun mountain over the village of Mastrils, Switzerland. (ARNO BALZARINI / EPA)
International POW

International POW 26 Nov – 2 Dec

Everytime I take a look at the final draft of International POW before publishing it, the first thing I notice is that people really dosn’t