Woman Rides Horse to Protest

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OAKLAND, CA — Noble hadn’t planned to ride her horse, Dapper Dan, into the center of Friday evening’s protests in the city of Oakland. “It wasn’t a very planned thing,” the 25 year-old Bay Area native told the Guardian. “I was just pissed, sitting at home and seeing the video of George Floyd. I felt helpless and thought to myself: ‘I’m just another protester if I go down there alone, but no one can ignore a black woman sitting on top of a horse.’”  Noble was among thousands of protestors who had come out on Friday to decry the killings of George Floyd in Minneapolis and Breonna Taylor in Louis...