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Amid Miss Universe contestants with straight, blown-out hairstyles, Black women on social media admired Davina Bennett’s Afro.
“There is still a very long way to go to combat the unconscious prejudice against Black women’s complexion, hair style and texture,” Nyong’o wrote.
“My hair is a part of my mixed-race heritage. It’s a part of me,” said Nathalie Emmanuel.
Matthew A. Cherry’s upcoming animated short film, “Hair Love,” tells the story of an African American father learning to style his daughter’s hair.
Henson’s stylist shared the reason behind the cut, and DiversityInc asked Tamika Katon-Donegal, an L.A.-based Black actress, why she wears her natural curls.
White women “had the strongest explicit attitudes that were negative. The significant bias is a challenge for Black women that has to be acknowledged."
Researchers say ingredients in products pose a risk of hormone disruption, developmental and reproductive damage and cancer.
“How can the court or an employer feel they have a right to strip us of this option to wear whatever hairstyle we chose?” said Lissiah Taylor Hundley.
The Olympian faced unwarranted scrutiny by the public, which is a reflection of greater societal issues.
Sergeant was catalyst to bring Marines in line with the rest of the armed forces in regards to twist hairstyles.
African-style hair braiders in Iowa filed a lawsuit challenging state requirements.
A North Carolina TV news anchor sparks national debate with Facebook posting on natural hair.
Guiliana Rancic, host of E!’s 'Fashion Police', made stereotypical and offensive comments about actress Zendaya Coleman’s dreadlocks during the show’s critique of Oscars red-carpet fashion.