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Update: Army to Review Controversial New Hair Policy that “targeted” Black Women

Army ordered to review controversial new hair grooming policy

Critics complain new Army grooming policy targets black women

By Richard Spiropoulos

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Tulsa Charter School Dismisses Child Because of Dreadlocks

The Deborah Brown Community School discourages hairstyles that are seen as fads.

A charter school in Tulsa, Oklahoma has sent a child home for her hairstyle. 7…

By Sasha King

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Young Detroit Entrepreneur Creates Luxury Hair Extensions Line Limelight Extensions

Detroit Entrepreneur Creates Luxury Hair Extensions Line

Miranda Jade Plater launches a new luxury hair extensions brand

Entrepreneur Miranda Jade Plater launches a new luxury hair extensions brand even in the midst…

By C. Daniel Baker

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School Apologizes for Trying to Ban Afro Puffs and Twisted Braids

School's new dress code had stated: 'Afro-puffs and small twisted braids, with or without rubber bands are NOT permitted'

School apologizes for dress code perceived as racist

By Makkada B. Selah

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Haircare Company Exec Dishes on Natural Vs. Permed Hair

A conversation on black hair with one of the industry's most respected

Charlene Bastien-Dance, the marketing guru behind the hugely successful hair-care company Strength of Nature, talks…

By Tomika Anderson

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Halle Berry ‘Grows’ an Afro for Interview Magazine

Halle works it out in big hair

Halle Berry is giving us face and lots and lots of hair in her new…

By Demetria Irwin

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Afro Discrimination from a Black Co-Worker?

Don't pat the fro!

Usually when we hear about uncomfortable co-worker hair encounters, said co-worker is not black.

By Demetria Irwin

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Harlem Ladies Don Pink Tresses for Breast Cancer Awareness

Awareness pink instead of Barbie pink

Harlem is known for its abundance of hair salons.

By Demetria Irwin

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Why Being A TV News Reporter Almost Kept Me From My Natural Hair

Do you encounter similar issues?

Do you encounter similar issues?

By Black Enterprise

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Melanie Fiona Says Her Mixed Heritage Helped Hair Growth

Were you offended by her comments?

Were you offended by her comments?

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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Singer Solange and Carol’s Daughter Part Ways

Solange shares her thoughts about natural hair

Solange shares her thoughts about natural hair

By Demetria Irwin

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Why Did This 5-Month-Old Girl’s Hair Get Straightened?

What are your thoughts on this story?

What are your thoughts on this story?

By Black Enterprise

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Can Your Hair Prevent You From Succeeding in Business?

The debate over natural or processed hair in the workplace continues

Having natural hair is a personal choice but when in corporate circles it can be…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Nivea Pulls Controversial Ad After Claims of Racism

The international skin care company apologizes for offensive ad

The international skin care company apologizes for its recent and arguably racist print ad for…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Black Businesswomen Banking on Hair

Two hair industry trailblazers making their mark on the multi-billion-dollar beauty industry

Two hair industry trailblazers, Erika Dotson, of Indique Virgin Indian Hair, and Karen Mitchell, of…

By Janell Hazelwood

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