"The Other Iraq" by Andrea Bruce. Erbil, Iraq - Teens smoke sheesha in the upscale neighborhood of "Dream City". Kurds in Iraq like to think of themselves as something completely distinct from the rest of Iraq--different than the Iraq of inflamed descent and sectarian issues. Foreign investors' interest in Kurdistan's oil has made this difference visible in the rich facade one can see daily in cities like Erbil.
Protesters clash with police on Chicago's South Side during the 2012 NATO Summit in Chicago. May 2012. Jon Lowenstein / NOOR
Justice rally for Eric Garner and victims of police violence in Staten Island, New York. Thousands attended the march held to honor Eric Garner, 43, who was killed July 17, 2014 while being arrested by the NYPD. He was placed in a choke hold and died. He was suspected of selling loose cigarettes. Marchers also held signs in solidarity with other unarmed civilians around the country killed by police forces. 2014. Nina Berman / NOOR
Stanley Greene | Grozny, August 1996. A woman comes out after the bombing. The hands on the door are a traditional muslim symbol of protection.
Yuri Kozyrev | Grozny, Chechnya | Chechen girls at the opening ceremony of the memorial of Glory in Grozny, Chechnya, southern Russia.
‘Life, Death and the Grim Routine’: International Medical Corps volunteers treating Ebola victims put boots to dry after they have been washed thoroughly, Suakoko, Bon County, Liberia.
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