Gender & Sexuality
Michael Vick thinks Colin Kaepernick should cut his hair to be more “presentable”
What our fixation on Michelle Obama’s hair says about the space we give Black women to breathe
9-Year-Old Black Girl Sidelined From Soccer Due To Hair Beads
CRWN Is The Black Women’s Magazine We Have All Been Waiting For
Cutting our hair won’t guarantee our “success” but ending white supremacy will
What They Really Mean When They Call Black Hair ‘Unprofessional’
Black Student Forced to Leave School for Not Cutting Dreadlocks
Black Boy on Honor Roll Suspended for ‘Design’ in His Hair
Locs and Twisted Hairstyles Have Been Approved for Women in the Marines
White women using #nappyhair hashtag on Instagram
Petition calls for Jay Z & Beyoncé to comb Blue Ivy’s hair
Lay off of Blue Ivy’s hair!
Black student arrested for filming officers in Texas, dragged by hair
Caught on Camera: Michigan police beat, pepper spray & chop off weave of detained woman
African American girl told to cut, shape hair will not be expelled
Nobody’s Greater Than You
Black waitress fired for having highlights, whites allowed to
Texas Pastor Wants to Ban Weaves from his Church
Hampton U Business School Dean Doubles Down on Dreadlock and Cornrows Ban
Tracee Ellis Ross Launches “Hair Love” Campaign
NYC Art Exhibit Allows Strangers to Touch Various Textures of Black Hair
8 Year-Old Successfully Treated for Alopecia Expelled for Having Too Much Hair?!
STUDY: Many Black Women Avoid Exercise To Maintain Hair
Black Meteorologist Fired for Responding to Racist Facebook Comment About Her Hair
Girl Power: The Smith’s Advice
STUDY: Hair Relaxers Can Cause Health Problems
Hampton University Business School Dean Bans Cornrows and Dreadlocks
Five Years Natural
A Black Woman's Hairstory
My Favorite Albums of 2011 (SO FAR)
Comic: When white people think ancestry is easy
Who owns the Black experience?: Decolonizing theory & how the academy commodifies Black life
She ain’t white girl pregnant: Black, queer & expecting in an anti-Black, anti-queer world
Heinous anti-blackness: Dozens of African girls found dead in Mediterranean Sea
Zimbabwean coup takes power from the Mugabe family
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