This passage in Chimamanda Ngozi Adiche‘s fantastic Americanah jumped out to me as a must-share addendum to our “Curly Hair Conundrums” podcast in which Caroline and I briefly discuss the historical and persistent racial discrimination directed toward black women’s natural…
Trigger warning: discussion of suicidality and graphic imagery.
"Those who don't jump will never fly." - Leena Ahmad Almashat
Who were the real "badass" ladies of 1928 whose Photoshopped image is now Internet famous?