A young boy plays in the water near a makeshift community. The community is known as Smokey Mountain for its soot that is created by charcoal huts. Most families that live in this neighborhood are below the poverty line and struggles to have the most basic of necessities to survive.

A young boy plays in the water near a makeshift community. The community is known as Smokey Mountain for its soot that is created by charcoal huts. Most families that live in this neighborhood are below the poverty line and struggles to have the most basic of necessities to survive.

 After an accident with a vehicle, a man sits on the ground by a catholic church in Manila, the Philippines preying for help.

After an accident with a vehicle, a man sits on the ground by a catholic church in Manila, the Philippines preying for help.

 During the 150th anniversary of Gettysburg, reenactors perform a week-long reenactment of Pickets Charge, one of the deadliest battles in the Civil War.

During the 150th anniversary of Gettysburg, reenactors perform a week-long reenactment of Pickets Charge, one of the deadliest battles in the Civil War.

 Carlos, a middle-aged man, plays his trumpet for the homeless in the streets of Harrisburg, PA. "I create music to spread love."

Carlos, a middle-aged man, plays his trumpet for the homeless in the streets of Harrisburg, PA. "I create music to spread love."

 Protesters block traffic in front of the district attornies office in Philadelphia, PA, after a teenage boy was convicted of murder. Supporters say the boy was wrongfully convicted.

Protesters block traffic in front of the district attornies office in Philadelphia, PA, after a teenage boy was convicted of murder. Supporters say the boy was wrongfully convicted.

 Scott lights up a cigar under the Market Street Bridge in Harrisburg, PA. Scott suffers from heroin addiction and lives with a small community of users.

Scott lights up a cigar under the Market Street Bridge in Harrisburg, PA. Scott suffers from heroin addiction and lives with a small community of users.

 Los Angeles takes to the streets after Daren Willison, a police officer from Ferguson, Missouri, shot and killed Micheal Brown, an 18-year-old African American man. The protest against police brutality spreads nationwide, and clashes with police and protestors grew dangerously.

Los Angeles takes to the streets after Daren Willison, a police officer from Ferguson, Missouri, shot and killed Micheal Brown, an 18-year-old African American man. The protest against police brutality spreads nationwide, and clashes with police and protestors grew dangerously.

 A Lakota woman dances with the four tribes of the North West Lakota Nation. An annual Pow Wow based in Rapid City, South Dakota.

A Lakota woman dances with the four tribes of the North West Lakota Nation. An annual Pow Wow based in Rapid City, South Dakota.

 On the island of Batanes, located in the Philippine Sea, a local fisherman dives in the ocean looking for octopus.

On the island of Batanes, located in the Philippine Sea, a local fisherman dives in the ocean looking for octopus.

 Surfers gather from all over the country of The Philippines to surf the waves at Basco Beach.

Surfers gather from all over the country of The Philippines to surf the waves at Basco Beach.

 A man chants to a crowd in Venice Beach, CA during a Sunday drum circle.

A man chants to a crowd in Venice Beach, CA during a Sunday drum circle.

 Hank poses for a portrait in the Sonoran Desert at a city known as Slab City. Slab City has become a place for vagabonds and nomads. The area was once a military barracks called Fort Dunlap. After the military left the land was unused.

Hank poses for a portrait in the Sonoran Desert at a city known as Slab City. Slab City has become a place for vagabonds and nomads. The area was once a military barracks called Fort Dunlap. After the military left the land was unused.

 Two equestrian Los Angeles police officers question a Mexican American man.

Two equestrian Los Angeles police officers question a Mexican American man.

 A cross stands near an abandon rail house in the Sonoran Desert. Train hoppers and drifters use the rail house for protection from the heat and sun.

A cross stands near an abandon rail house in the Sonoran Desert. Train hoppers and drifters use the rail house for protection from the heat and sun.

 Members of ANTIFA, tear apart a Trump Campaign Sign during a protest on November 4, 2018.

Members of ANTIFA, tear apart a Trump Campaign Sign during a protest on November 4, 2018.

 General Jeff, A Los Angeles activist, and Skid Row Advocate pose for a portrait.

General Jeff, A Los Angeles activist, and Skid Row Advocate pose for a portrait.

 Two parents light a candle for their child on Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day, October 15, 2017 at White Memorial Medical.

Two parents light a candle for their child on Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day, October 15, 2017 at White Memorial Medical.

 Refuse Fascism takes to the streets after the inauguration of President Donald Trump.

Refuse Fascism takes to the streets after the inauguration of President Donald Trump.

 Los Angeles Police Department responded to a call in the downtown area about a man with a knife walking around. The man arrested by police and questioned about his mental health. Police face more interaction with the mentally ill that are living on the streets.

Los Angeles Police Department responded to a call in the downtown area about a man with a knife walking around. The man arrested by police and questioned about his mental health. Police face more interaction with the mentally ill that are living on the streets.

 Kaleb Haven, An Los Angeles activist, sits changed to a fence on a 46-day hunger strike to bring awareness of the homeless and housing issue of the city. Skid Row, Los Angeles, California.

Kaleb Haven, An Los Angeles activist, sits changed to a fence on a 46-day hunger strike to bring awareness of the homeless and housing issue of the city. Skid Row, Los Angeles, California.

 An officer with the Pomona Police Department walks to her vehicle after responding to a standoff with a man brecciated in an apartment, after shooting and killing one police officer and wounding another.

An officer with the Pomona Police Department walks to her vehicle after responding to a standoff with a man brecciated in an apartment, after shooting and killing one police officer and wounding another.

 A man is gunned down on his driveway, in Riverside, Ca. Family and friends watch as military members solute the WWII vet.

A man is gunned down on his driveway, in Riverside, Ca. Family and friends watch as military members solute the WWII vet.

 A Somalian man waves Trump campaign and U.S. flags high. He says he and his family came to this country legally. He is one of many that support Los Alamitos, anti-‘Sanctuary State’ ordinance.

A Somalian man waves Trump campaign and U.S. flags high. He says he and his family came to this country legally. He is one of many that support Los Alamitos, anti-‘Sanctuary State’ ordinance.

 Immigrants from Hondros stage at makeshift camps sites on the Tijuana and California border. Thousands have made the long and dangerous journey to seek asylum from the United States.

Immigrants from Hondros stage at makeshift camps sites on the Tijuana and California border. Thousands have made the long and dangerous journey to seek asylum from the United States.

 Mayor Roman Medina looks to Gerardo Mayagoitia, City Clerk as he accuses him of corruption. “I’ve been sending the DA paperwork for a while now,” Says Mayagoitia. The F.B.I is investigating mayor Roman and the city council of Maywood.

Mayor Roman Medina looks to Gerardo Mayagoitia, City Clerk as he accuses him of corruption. “I’ve been sending the DA paperwork for a while now,” Says Mayagoitia. The F.B.I is investigating mayor Roman and the city council of Maywood.

 A woman covers her head as a CO2 party gun blows cool mist on the crowd at a private Hollywood party.

A woman covers her head as a CO2 party gun blows cool mist on the crowd at a private Hollywood party.