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Steve Harvey to Husband Who Hates His Wife’s Natural Hair: ‘It Ain’t Yo Damn Head!’

Steve Harvey to Husband Who Hates His Wife’s Natural Hair: ‘It Ain’t Yo Damn Head!’

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Listen, we don’t always rock with Steve Harvey’s brand of homespun, downhome, sometimes sexist wisdom, but this time Brother Harvey is onto something.

On a recent show titled, “I love my man but…” Love, a newlywed, contacted Harvey to get some advice on how to deal with her husband’s chilly reception to her natural hair. Although the pair had been together for nine years, Love’s husband had…

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Black Female Soldiers Say Military’s New Hair Rules are ‘Racially Biased’

Black Female Soldiers Say Military’s New Hair Rules are ‘Racially Biased’

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Thousands of Black female soldiers are upset after the military rolled out new regulations many say discriminate against natural hair.

According to Army Regulation 670-1 published on Monday, the Army now explicitly outlaws two-strand twists, locs, braids that are thicker than a quarter of an inch in diameter, and other styles regularly worn by Black women.

The Army Times gives more details about…

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You Can Only Be “Army Strong” If You Follow The New Hair Guidelines That Target Natural Hair

You Can Only Be “Army Strong” If You Follow The New Hair Guidelines That Target Natural Hair

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Earlier this,  week we received an email via Clutch’s Facebook page in reference to new grooming regulations the United States Army recently approved.  According to Army Times, the updated Army Regulation 670-1 was approved March 6 by Army Secretary John McHugh. The new regulations have several stipulations when it comes to the acceptable ways a woman can wear their hair, but there’s a few rules…

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Watch: News Anchor’s Emotional Natural Hair Reveal

Watch: News Anchor’s Emotional Natural Hair Reveal

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Pam McKelvy, a Memphis news anchor, recently brought viewers to tears when she revealed she was shedding her wig and growing out her natural hair. McKelvy recently beat cancer and said she wanted to tackle another issue—self-acceptance.

Before a segment about women and their “crowns of glory,” the Tennessee journalist told viewers, “I’m going natural. No more relaxers to straighten my hair.”…

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Help ‘Jaime Loves Her Natural Hair’ Become A Book for Little Black Girls
Last year, several high-profile incidents surfaced involving little Black girls being teased or…View Post

Help ‘Jaime Loves Her Natural Hair’ Become A Book for Little Black Girls

Last year, several high-profile incidents surfaced involving little Black girls being teased or…

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Straight Hair Considered A Status Symbol in Nigeria
In recent years, we’ve seen a resurgence in African-American women foregoing relaxers and…View Post

Straight Hair Considered A Status Symbol in Nigeria

In recent years, we’ve seen a resurgence in African-American women foregoing relaxers and…

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When Will Black Women Stop Having to Come Out as Natural?Photo via Curly Nikki
I get it; it’s just hair. Only…it’s not. 
As I read though the comments on…View Post

When Will Black Women Stop Having to Come Out as Natural?

Photo via Curly Nikki

I get it; it’s just hair. Only…it’s not. 

As I read though the comments on…

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Little Girl Faces Expulsion Over Natural Hair
Vanessa VanDyke has amazing hair. Point blank.  But it’s her hair that may cause her to get…View Post

Little Girl Faces Expulsion Over Natural Hair

Vanessa VanDyke has amazing hair. Point blank.  But it’s her hair that may cause her to get…

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