Happy Friday! These Daily Links will see you off before the weekend…


Collage by Ruby Aitken, using a photo via VICE.

Collage by Ruby Aitken, using a photo via VICE.

The Dakota Access Pipeline protest at Standing Rock is incredibly important to me because it represents the intersection of my two passions as an activist: environmentalism and Native American rights. I love this story about life inside the camp, which is told from the points of view of seven activists.

Photo via Slate.

Photo via Slate.

Melody, the third black American Girl doll, appeared in stores this August. This great article explores the history of black dolls in America and their impact on the self-image of young girls.

I am in love with Hillary Clinton’s side-eying, grow-up-America vibe during her appearance on Zach Galifianakis’s Between Two Ferns. ♦