Hair should be just hair. Me In August 2018, I shaved my head. I was tired of spending four hours in the bathroom every weekend. I also got tired of the pressure on black women and their hair. For women … Continuer de lire Why we have to stop pressuring black women about their hair.
The 28th of November 2019, I created and hosted a workshop called « Acknowledging privilege » which aimed to sensitize people to the notions of prejudice and discrimination. During the workshop, someone asked me what was my definition of privilege. It was … Continuer de lire What is privilege?
« In other words, because their passion and righteous indignation is often misread as irrational anger, this image can be used to silence and shame Black women who dare to challenge social inequalities, complain about their circumstances, or demand fair treatment. » Joan C. Chrisler, Carla Golden. I’m not complaining, I claim what is rightfully mine. Equality. Continuer de lire Yes I am an angry black woman. And I have all the reasons to be.