Our recommendation is to be careful with images of protests, as most respondents don’t identify with the ‘typical environmentalist’ and this can be polarizing. However, in this image the protester is likely to be seen as 'authentic' and genuinely pressing for change, rather than potentially having a fun day out.
WHAT IT SHOWS: A native american is protesting against the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline in front of the police at Standing Rock, Oceti-Sakowin Camp. The camps were evicted by the police in February 2017. Standing Rock Reservation, North Dakota, USA.