Teen’s Mother Has The Best Response to Daughter Being Fired For Having Locs
by Clutch 2 weeks ago
“Why is it that dreadlocks are not permitted in your employees but it’s ok for us to spend our dreadlock money in your company?"
A Chat With @Nevlynnn: On Self-Care & Emotionally Enduring “The Big Chop”
by Tiffanie Drayton 4 weeks ago
Black women have a strained relationship with our hair and with good reason. In a White supremacist society, all beauty is measured against Whiteness and that truism is no better demonstrated by society’s obsession with straight hair. For far too long, Black women were told...
Federal Appeals Court Rules It’s Okay For Companies To Ban Employees From Wearing Locs
While Marc Jacobs is arguing down black women over his right to parade around white women with dreadlocks on his runway, a federal appeals court has ruled it’s perfectly okay for companies to ban their employees from wearing locs. A 3-0 decision Thursday by the 11th U.S. Circuit...
Have We Allowed Biracial Women To “Hijack” The Natural Hair Movement?
One vlogger says "Type 4 should be the only natural hair."
YouTube Stars Jackie Aina And AdrianXpression ROAST Marc Jacobs In The Most Perfect Of Ways
Folks were still reeling from Marc Jacobs’ response to the criticism and backlash he received after featuring white models in rainbow dreadlocks in his latest runway show. The designer’s uneducated, dismissive statement left much to be desired, to say the least. Top beauty vlogger Jackie...
ELLE Canada Pays Tribute To Black Hair With ‘Natural Anthem’ Issue
by Clutch 2 months ago
ELLE’s September issue, the highly anticipated annual bible of beauty and fashion, features black models in a tribute to black hair. The “Natural Anthem” beauty shoot showcases six women of color rocking a collection of natural styles including afro puffs, sculpted baby hair and braids....