Dan Smith is a young, self-made man from the US state of North Dakota. He has a haulage company with three trucks and two employees.
He's 26 years old and has a positive take on globalization.
Only a few dozen people remain at the anti-pipeline camp. After Donald Trump approved the Dakota Access Pipeline last month, activists are now pinning their last hopes to halt the project on a lawsuit.
The first groups of veterans have arrived in North Dakota to join in a protest against a pipeline project near tribal lands. Thousands of veterans are expected to form a human chain around the demonstrators this weekend.
African ranchers are forced to seek new pastures after traditional grazing lands have dried up, putting them on a collision course with local farmers. In some areas, lands previously herded are being used for farming.
In the US state of North Dakota, 141 people have been arrested during the eviction of protesters in the path of the oil pipeline. Police took six hours to clear the area of demonstrators.
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