In Pictures

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Guantanamo Hunger Strikers

Guantanamo hunger strikers: “Where is the world to save us from torture?”

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A Lost Piece of Islamic History

A rare color photo of the Kaaba in the early 1900s.

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The great poet Tagore once said, "The traveller has to knock at every alien door to come to his own, and one has to wander through all the outer worlds to reach the innermost shrine at the end."

"The traveller has to knock at every alien door to come to his own, and one has to wander through all the outer worlds to reach the innermost shrine at the end..." - Tagore.

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Famous Last Meals: Artist Henry Hargreaves Recreates Nine Death Row Inmates' Final Food Choices

“No Seconds” - a series by Henry Hargreaves that recreates the last meals that were served to inmates on death row.

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One Billion Rising

On Valentines day in Times Square, one of the many events going on around the world for the One Billion Rising global day of action.

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Lovers

Illustrations depicting historic gay couples as interpreted through artist Ryan Grant Long.

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Alley Pond and George Washington's Army

George Washington and his Revolution Army is thought to have crossed through Alley Pond Park during his 1790 tour.

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Hunters Point NYC

Hunters Point, NYC. A view from a New York City train.

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Controversial Navarran Artist Swallows Pages of Qur'an

Navarran artist Abel Azcona swallows pages of the Qur'an, creating controversy.

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Crowdsourcing Against Hatemonger Pamela Geller

NYC Subway Ads gets crowdsourced.