The War on Natural Hair

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  • Natural Hair Is “Unacceptable”
  • Backflips and Buckshots
  • Afro Hair Is “Nasty”
  • Fired for Defending Natural Hair
  • “Poofy” Hair a Red Flag?
  • Men Want "Good Hair"
  • Natural Hair Is “Unprofessional”
  • Natural Hair Woes

Afro Hair Is “Nasty”

The Talk talk-show host Sheryl Underwood reignited the natural hair debate when she described afro hair as “nasty and beady bead” on air on Aug. 31. Although she meant it as a joke, fans were irate, prompting Underwood to publicly apologize for her remarks.

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