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ILLUMINATION

What Has My Hair Got To Do With It?

Photo by Etty Fidele on Unsplash

I change my hairstyle often. It’s a part of my character and also a part of my West African culture. One day I can have my hair coiffed into long braids, and another it could be in a sleek short Afro.

I change it often because I like to experiment – nothing more. I don’t change it often because I am mentally unstable or non-committal or whatever weird psychological interpretation white people want to…

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Rebecca Stevens A.

Rebecca Stevens A.

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I write about racism, but there are so many other things I would like to write about instead. Help me dismantle racism so that I can get to that.