Indian schoolgirls hold a placard and participate in a silent rally in Hyderabad, India, on April 23, 2013, against the rape of a 5-year-old girl in New Delhi. The case brought a new wave of protests against how Indian authorities handle such crimes. (AP Photo/Mahesh Kumar A.)
Thousands of Egyptian women have held rallies in Cairo against their treatment by security forces. Demonstrators brandished photos of a woman who was beaten and dragged along the ground, exposing her underwear - an incident that has outraged Egyptians. The ruling military council has said it deeply regrets any "transgressions" against women protesters.
2016, Long-Term Projects, second prize stories, Nancy Borowick, A Life in Death, January 30, 2013 Howie sits beside his wife Laurel in what he calls their “his and hers” chairs as they get their weekly chemotherapy treatments. A daughter photographs her own parents who were in parallel treatment for stage-four cancer, side by side. The project looks at love, life, and living, in the face of death.
A young bovine finds safety and solace with her shepherd father. She was very nervous and tentative when I was taking pictures of the surroundings nearby, and sensing my presence she gradually moved toward the comfort of the shepherd.