A woman walks inside the US Capitol.
Máxima Acuña de Chaupe, winner of the Goldman Environmental Prize, inadvertently became a symbol of resistance when she refused to sell her 60-acre plot of land in Perú to the largest gold-mining project in South America.
A protester draws police officers in riot gear on Inauguration Day, hours after Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th President.
Neil Gorsuch listens during his confirmation hearing as Supreme Court Justice.
A mother lights the candle of her son during a candlelight vigil outside the White House, the evening after the general elections.
Hazel Hull from Jeffersonville, NY gets dressed before mass on a chilly Sunday morning.
A member of the HeadBangers boxing team trains with a water bag in Southeast DC.
A homeless man poses for a portrait in Washington, DC. The homeless population in DC accounts for 63 percent of the region’s homeless population. (2014)
Police officers wearing riot gear spray protesters with pepper spray on K St. N.W., hours after President Trump was sworn in as the 45th US President.
A congresswoman takes questions from reporters.
Hillary Clinton supporters react to early election results during Governor Terry McAuliffe's election night watch party in Falls Church, Va.
People take part in a tour around the Hart Senate Office Building.
A man walks inside the US Capitol.
Donald Trump waves to crowds minutes after being sworn in as the 45th US President.
Protesters take part in the "Not My Presidents' Day" protest in DC.
People carry an Argentine flag down Avenida 9 de Julio, during one of many massive protests against the Kirchner government. Citizens protested against corruption, poor economic policies and insecurity. (2013)