A Filipina who grew up in California faces the police officers and speaks against the US military intervention in the Philippines during the protest at UN Avenue on the Philippine-American Friendship Day, July 4, 2017. The US forces joined the Philippine military to fight the terrorists in Marawi City.
Thousands of Lumad arrive in the University of the Philippines in Diliman after weeks of traveling from Mindanao to Manila on foot.
A woman shows her support for Jake Zyrus during the 2017 Pride March. The singer formerly known as Charice Pempengco introduced his new name, Jake Zyrus, on his social media accounts.
Men compress as they hold the image of the Christ during the Parade of the Black Nazarene in Manila.
A couple is seen gazing at the super blue blood moon at the Sunken Garden in UP Diliman.
Human rights activists carry torches as they march to Mendiola Peace Arch from Bonifacio Shrine.
Members of Rise Up for Life and for Rights put on face paint as they prepare to perform on stage. Rise Up for Life and for Rights are among the thousands who flock to a demonstration in Batasan as President Duterte delivers his second State of the Nation Address on July 24.
A protester runs around the burning American Flag during a demonstration near the US Embassy on July 22 to reiterate their stand against Martial Law and US involvement in the Battle of Marawi. On the same day, majority of the legislators voted in favor of the extension of the martial law in Mindanao.
President Rodrigo Duterte takes the stage and confronts the protesters after he delivered his State of the Nation Address on July 24.
Protesters clash with police as they attempt to get closer to the US Embassy in Manila on July 22. On the same day, majority of the legislators voted in favor of the extension of the martial law in Mindanao.
A man dies after he was shot in the head in one of the main roads in Malabon City, Philippines. His death was attributed to the ongoing war on drugs. The war on drugs continues despite the massive criticism President Duterte receives from rights groups locally and abroad.
The police blocks hundreds of protesters as they make their way to the US Embassy to stage a demonstration.
Nuns join the prayer-protest against the ongoing war on drugs organized by the church at the People Power.
Rappler CEO Maria Ressa delivers a short speech during the Black Friday Protest for Press Freedom. The Security and Exchange Commission revoked Rappler's license, a move that many perceive as a threat to silence the media.
A penitent jerks as his back is lashed by another man. Each year on Good Friday, Filipino devotees mark the Good Friday with self-flagellation. Despite health risks, many devotees whip their backs as they make their way to the church. To end the ritual, the penitents may choose to pray or have someone to whip their backs before they enter the church.