Teenagers love wearing their hair in protective styles because it gives them the ability to get up and go. Wearing protective hairstyles also can free up a chunk of their time to do more important things like arriving at school on time or enjoying social events with friends.
The Selma Bridge Crossing Jubilee commemorates the anniversary of Bloody Sunday, the Selma to Montgomery March and the Voting Rights Act of 1965.
Ok yeah I know. Beyonce’s new joint just dropped. FORMATION. It’s hot. It’s raw. It’s Militant! Its the new Black National anthem. ::raises fist:: Bey is telling her haters that she see you and SHE is the queen, so BOW DOWN. Yep. I get all of that. But how cute is that Little Blue Ivy though? As far as I am concerned she stole the ENTIRE show and nothing else in the video matters.
For the second time in the past few weeks I’ve been told similar horror stories. In both situations children with natural hair were sent for short visits with relatives and were returned with relaxed hair! In the first story the mom sent her two daughters to be with their dad and stepmom for Spring Break … Read more
I am honored to be selected as a Dream Kids Ambassador for African Pride Dream Kids #KidsDreamingBig Campaign One of the things that I love about working with African Pride/Dream Kids is that they really care about the future of our children. They prove this by constantly offering products and programs that can help our … Read more
Hot off the press!! (No pun intended). Apparently, Halle Berry thinks that her ex is trying to erase their daughter’s African American heritage by not only straightening, but also lightening Nahla’s natural hair. Say What? According to E! News Online, Oscar winner, Berry, was represented by attorneys in court against her ex Gabriel Aubry and … Read more
Let me start by saying that this is my very first book review of any kind. The Jupiter Strong Book Series is this AMAZING AMAZING set of children’s books that are positive, family focused, fun and educational. Written by Frank Edwards IV & and illustrated by Kelly Abel these richly detailed and wonderfully written books tell … Read more
Here we go again folks. Another little child suffers the consequences of wearing her hair natural. Apparently, Deborah Brown Community School a public charter school in Tulsa, OK believes that natural hair styles such as afros, locs, etc… are faddish and unacceptable and violate the schools dress code. Parker, who’s a barber, said school officials … Read more