I remember as a child, some of my white friends asking to touch my hair. YES, that happened, several times.
They meant no harm, it was just different than their hair.
The more diverse and integrated our culture has become, the less things like that happen (I think…lol)
Still, while all women have many things in common when it comes to how we feel about our hair– our textures, challenges and concerns aren’t all the same.
Watch this What Matters Report I filed today with the help of my fantastic producer Tammy Clayburn: