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I am Kind Of My Hair — On Big Changes and Facing Fear

I’ve always been a bit conflicted about India Aire’s “I am not my hair”.  While I get that my hair is not a fundamental part of my being, I know that the choices I make regarding it reflect what’s happening in my culture and ultimately inside of me.  So since afrocentrism is important to me, but not a recognized part of Western Culture, I insert it into my lifestyle by wearing natural hair and integrating African patterns and dress into my wardrobe.

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