Do-Rags Are Not Gang Signs!

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Most white people don’t know what a do-rag is or what it’s for, although the clue is in the name.

Do. Rag. Do in this case means “hairdo.” Does it make sense now? (It’s also spelled durag).

A do-rag is something you wear to protect your “do.” That is to say, Black people (of all genders) wear a do-rag to help keep their hair in the style they may have spent quite a bit of time and money on…

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