“This is my fingerprint to the world.”
So many Afro-Latinxs have had to deal with rude assumptions about their hair, been subject to the phrase pelo malo, and been made to feel ashamed of their hair.
And they deserve better.
That’s why we’re so grateful for this video from The Flama, which features several Afro-Latinxs sharing what their natural hair means to them!
The Editors at Everyday Feminism
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To learn more, check out:
- 8 Reasons Why You Want to Touch Black Women’s Hair – And Why They Mean You Shouldn’t
- 3 Radical Reasons I Won’t Apologize for My Black-Girl Hair