From the Root
It's not "just" hair
Welcome to From the Root, a blog aiming towards celebration of natural hair and Black culture while discussing racial and gendered issues
January 23, 2020
Published by The Root
“Self-agency, power, acceptance”
Last Thursday, Pressley delivered a powerful, vulnerable message published by The Root. The 7 minute video titled “A Word: Alopecia” intimately invites us into Pressley’s personal hair journey while navigating her po...
September 5, 2018
Tell a little bit about yourself..Your name, what school, year, hobbies, interests, one thing that pisses you off
I'm Xiang, a rising sophomore at the University of Pennsylvania, majoring in nursing. I like singing (I'm in an a cappella group) and dancing and cooking. O...
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