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Linda Jones

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Obama's Hair
Obama's Hair

Mosetta reflects back to a time when presidential candidate Barack Obama wore his hair in a style that expressed his African roots.

After America, on to Africa
After America, on to Africa

My African-American sister-friends have often joked that if I ever finish my nappy pride crusade in America, I’ll have plenty of work to do in Africa.

Naturally Speaking: Tina's Tresses
Naturally Speaking: Tina's Tresses

According to the article, Tina described her wigs as being a part of her. She said that she purchases her hair from Spain and has it cut, colored and shaped to her specifications.

Editor Was Stuck on Stupid
Editor Was Stuck on Stupid

In June, the Glamour staffer, Ashley Baker, made inappropriate remarks about the afro hairstyle and dreadlocks during a gathering of female lawyers in New York. Her comments sparked a controversy that continued for months and led to her resignation from the magazine.