International POW: 1 – 7 January
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Take the first step in faith. You don’t have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.

Martin Luther King Jr.
A worker walks past ice sculptures during the annual #ice and snow festival, in #Harbin, #China. (Roman Pilipey / EPA)
A worker walks past ice sculptures during the annual ice and snow festival, in Harbin, China. (Roman Pilipey / EPA)
A protester wearing yellow vest holds a flare in front of the town hall as he takes part in a demonstration of the #YellowVests movement in #Marseille, #France. (Jean-Paul Pelissier / REUTERS)
A protester wearing yellow vest holds a flare in front of the town hall as he takes part in a demonstration of the yellow vests movement in Marseille, France. (Jean-Paul Pelissier / REUTERS)
#Fireworks explode at the #BurjKhalifah, said to be the world’s tallest building, on #NewYear's Eve to welcome 2019 in #Dubai, #UAE. (AFP)
Fireworks explode at the Burj Khalifah, said to be the world’s tallest building, on New Year’s Eve to welcome 2019 in Dubai, UAE. (AFP)
The statue of #Christ the Redeemer is seen as fireworks explode over #Copacabana beach during #NewYear celebrations in #Rio de Janeiro, #Brazil. (REUTERS)
The statue of Christ the Redeemer is seen as fireworks explode over Copacabana beach during New Year celebrations in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (REUTERS)
Supporters of the #Fatah movement wave flags during a rally marking the 54th anniversary of the creation of the party, in #Nablus, occupied #WestBank, #Palestine. (JAAFAR ASHTIYEH / AFP / Getty Images)
Supporters of the Fatah movement wave flags during a rally marking the 54th anniversary of the creation of the party, in Nablus, occupied West Bank, Palestine. (JAAFAR ASHTIYEH / AFP / Getty Images)
#Fireworks illuminate the city’s skyline during #NewYear’s Eve celebrations, in #Yogyakarta, #Indonesia. (Ulet Ifansasti / Getty)
Fireworks illuminate the city’s skyline during New Year’s Eve celebrations, in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. (Ulet Ifansasti / Getty)
President Donald #Trump speaks in front of a poster that reads “Sanctions Are Coming” #GOT during a meeting in the Cabinet Room of the #WhiteHouse in #Washington, D.C., U.S. (Michael Reynolds / EPA)
President Donald Trump speaks in front of a poster that reads “Sanctions Are Coming” during a meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S. (Michael Reynolds / EPA)
Business people pray for prosperity in the #newyear at the #Kandamyojin shrine, in #Tokyo, #Japan. (Kimimasa Mayama / EPA)
Business people pray for prosperity in the new year at the Kandamyojin shrine, in Tokyo, Japan. (Kimimasa Mayama / EPA)
#Children as young as five are allowed to smoke #cigarettes, according to the local traditional #Epiphany celebrations, in Vale de #Salgueiro, #Portugal. (Patrícia de Melo Moreira / AFP)
Children as young as five are allowed to smoke cigarettes, according to the local traditional Epiphany celebrations, in Vale de Salgueiro, Portugal. (Patrícia de Melo Moreira / AFP / Getty Images)
The ‘Three Kings’ swim in the #Vltava River in freezing temperatures, in #Prague, #Czech Republic. (Martin Divíšek / EPA)
The ‘Three Kings’ swim in the Vltava River in freezing temperatures, in Prague, Czech Republic. (Martin Divíšek / EPA)
3,000 people holding a giant Turkish #flag attend a march to commemorate #WorldWar I Battle of #Sarikamis, in #Trabzon, #Turkey. (Hakan Burak Altunöz / Anadolu Agency)
3,000 people holding a giant Turkish flag attend a march to commemorate World War I Battle of Sarikamis, in Trabzon, Turkey. (Hakan Burak Altunöz / Anadolu Agency)
#Pope Francis juggles a ball with a performer from the circus of #Cuba during the weekly general audience in Paul VI hall, in #Vatican. (Tiziana Fabi / AFP)
Pope Francis juggles a ball with a performer from the circus of Cuba during the weekly general audience in Paul VI hall, in Vatican. (Tiziana Fabi / AFP / Getty Images)
President-elect Jair #Bolsonaro and his wife Michelle watch a #horse in difficulty as they head to the Planalto Palace for the swearing-in ceremony, in #Brasilia, #Brazil. (António Lacerda / EPA)
President-elect Jair Bolsonaro and his wife Michelle watch a horse in difficulty as they head to the Planalto Palace for the swearing-in ceremony, in Brasilia, Brazil. (António Lacerda / EPA)
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, 29, the youngest person elected to the #US Congress, before the opening session of the House of Representatives, in #Washington, DC. (Jonathan Ernst / Reuters)
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, 29, the youngest person elected to the US Congress, before the opening session of the House of Representatives, in Washington, DC. (Jonathan Ernst / Reuters)
A #migrant jumps the border fence to get into the #US from #Tijuana in #Mexico, #SanDiego, #California. (Daniel Ochoa de Olza / AP)
A migrant jumps the border fence to get into the US from Tijuana in Mexico, San Diego, California. (Daniel Ochoa de Olza / AP)


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