The girl said that a “little boy bit her braid” and then ripped it off hear head. But, the daycare provider denied that this happened.
Nearly three months after being denied a summer job because of his natural hair, this teen is building a modeling portfolio to be recruited by IMG Models.
The new doll is black, wears natural hair and comes with a wheelchair — complete with real rolling wheels — and a ramp.
“That industry standard makes no sense to me, I think the focus should be more directed on a journalist’s ability to tell a fair and balanced story than what’s on their head," said the anchor.
The Nike ad features Nigerian-American singer Annahstasia posing in a Nike sports bra with one arm raised over her head, displaying her natural armpit hair.
"The freedom to wear my hair in a style that is a part of my culture and a skill handed down to me from my mother gives me a stronger sense of self-esteem, self-worth, and confidence as a person and as a woman," says television news reporter AJ Walker.
The London Evening Standard spoke to the singer about the importance of black hair, then removed part of hers from the cover.