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models of 1st natural hair show in Suriname

The very 1st Going Natural Hair Show in Paramaribo Suriname

15 years ago I started kroeshaar.com (the Dutch version of going-natural.com/) just before I was about to debut with ‘Kroeshaar, wat je moet weten en meer’, the very first book about natural hair in Dutch. Natural hair was way more controversial back then. I think it was even considered a taboo so I didn’t really …

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Bad Hair Uprooted at Sister Uptown BookStore

Black Follicles Matter: My Book Talk at Sisters Uptown Bookstore

Sisters Uptown Bookstore and Cultural Center On Saturday June 10th, I had a book talk about Bad Hair Uprooted, the Untold History of Black Follicles at Sisters Uptown bookstore in Harlem. That colorful vibrant place where delicious healthy smoothies are also available, must be the coziest bookstore in the city. This beautiful space envisioned and owned by …

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Going Natural Hair Show Hair Styles

Going Natural presents Black Follicles Matter; dashingly outstanding hairstyles to break barriers and create awareness

Watch the video below! Thirty- two years after the first ever dreadlocks grooming salon opened its doors and natural hair has become an inevitable lifestyle, the booming movement established its own hair and fashion show.Going-Natural.com, instrumental in propelling the online natural hair movement for over a decade and the International African Arts Festival, a cultural …

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Natural hair curls

Going Natural presents Black Follicles Matter; dashingly outstanding hairstyles to break barriers and create awareness

Watch the video below! Thirty- two years after the first ever dreadlocks grooming salon opened its doors and natural hair has become an inevitable lifestyle, the booming movement established its own hair and fashion show.Going-Natural.com, instrumental in propelling the online natural hair movement for over a decade and the International African Arts Festival, a cultural …

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Gaia's Box Braids

Belgian Woman Fired For already being Black and wearing Box Braids

Acts of discrimination in the workplace are often kept quiet, and for many people, they often won’t believe someone’s rehashing of an event unless they were there themselves. Why? Because we often think that workplace discrimination, especially with regard to race or ethnicity, is a thing of the past. Facebook user Tabitha Willemsen (aka Gaia …

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Mireille Liong

Biography of Drs. Mireille Liong   Drs. Mireille Liong-A-Kong, a Suriname native with a Master Degree in Information Technology, is an award-winning Social Entrepreneur, author and founder of a series of web communities that highlight the beauty of natural hair and expose the reality of unequal of hair rights.