The People editorial photo category includes real people in real situations doing real things. These are not a lot of posed images of "cutsie" people doing nothing.
These are candid photos of children playing, crying, and doing all of the things kids do.
These lifestyle images include candid photos of families, couples, and ordinary people doing all of the things people do.
The Native Americans photos include images of American Indians dancing, teaching, and interacting with the world around them.