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Is there Over-Policing of Black Women’s Hair Within the Community? [Podcast]

Aside from originating out of imperialistic attitudes around the world, the over-policing of black women’s hair is also part of respectability politics which itself  has been like  a plague in our own communities.  It dates back to when we were little girls just beginning to form opinions about who we are in relation to the rest of the world.