People sit around a campfire at the Oceti Sakowin camp where thousands have gathered to protest the Dakota Access oil pipeline near Cannon Ball, N.D. The pipeline is designed to carry oil from North Dakota to Illinois. The Standing Rock Sioux tribe says it will harm drinking water and sacred sites.
People sit around a campfire at the Oceti Sakowin camp where thousands have gathered to protest the Dakota Access oil pipeline near Cannon Ball, N.D. The pipeline is designed to carry oil from North Dakota to Illinois. The Standing Rock Sioux tribe says it will harm drinking water and sacred sites. David Goldman The Associated Press
People sit around a campfire at the Oceti Sakowin camp where thousands have gathered to protest the Dakota Access oil pipeline near Cannon Ball, N.D. The pipeline is designed to carry oil from North Dakota to Illinois. The Standing Rock Sioux tribe says it will harm drinking water and sacred sites. David Goldman The Associated Press

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