Former Uber driver, Rachel Galindo gets ready for the day in her home on April 30, 2017, in Los Angeles, California. As a transgender person, Galindo says she faced a lot of discrimination while driving for the company. She is barred from driving with Uber indefinitely.
Nour Abtini, back left, arrived to El Cajon in Southern California, with his family in September, after they fled Syria for Jordan. He dances hip-hop often during the lunch break at his middle school. He discovered his passion for hip-hop dance through YouTube, saying he wants to try out for America’s Got Talent and win a million dollars for his mom.
Colombians who backed the peace deal with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, known as FARC, show their disappointment after the deal was narrowly rejected in a referendum on October 2, 2016, in Bogotá, Colombia. President Juan Manuel Santos and FARC rebels agreed to end the five-decade-long armed conflict that killed more than 220,000 people ended the following month.
Fernanda Forero and Andres Labrador hug in Plaza Bolivar during a political rally to end the Colombian conflict in Bogotá, Colombia. Overheard all around them, "que la guerra descansa en paz!" The war should rest in peace.
A doctor performs an abortion at a women’s reproductive health clinic on January 18, 2016, in Bogotá, Colombia. Colombia has relatively liberal abortion laws compared to some of its South American neighbors - women can legally gets abortions when their health is in danger, the fetus is severely deformed or in cases of rape - but political opposition and bureaucratic hurdles make access difficult and drive women to dangerous illegal procedures.
A pot of rice boils in La Guajira, Colombia. The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights have ordered Colombia to take action against poverty in the region where more than 4,000 indigenous children have died of malnutrition in the past eight years.
Demonstrators are blocked by Police at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) while protesting U.S. President Donald Trump's executive order blocking visitors from seven predominantly Muslim nations in Los Angeles, California, U.S., on Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017.
Babies nap at Fundación Juan Felipe Gómez Escobar, a non-profit organization that provides impovershed mothers healthcare, psychological therapy and job training in Cartagena, Colombia.
Water is collected at a well in La Guajira, Colombia. In 2016 the region suffered the worst drought in history.
Thousands of people take part in a march for peace in downtown Bogotá on October 5, 2016, in Colombia. After Colombia's peace deal to end the armed conflict was rejected in a referendum, university students organized the event to demand that the government continues their efforts to achieve peace.
Children play at Plaza Bolivar in Bogotá, Colombia.
A group of Wayuu people, indigenous to La Guajira in northern Colombia, leave a burial ceremony. Twenty-four-year-old Maricela Ipiayu was diagnosed with diabetes at 19 and later died of extreme malnutrution.