bLack of Respect Campaign

Heritage describes people as humans – 'colour' doesn't.

Reclaiming natural hair – an important step on the road to reclaiming identity

That African and Afroic women the world over are shedding weaves, extensions and wigs and returning to celebrating our natural-born hair, is an important statement, deeper than fashion. It represents a rejection of European notions and dictats on what it is to be beautiful and reunion with their souls, genes and heritage. It mirrors a deeper need, to reject European descriptors of us as people, with labels like “black” and the “n” word.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-39232849

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-38856402

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