"Just because ur child is black doesn't mean u get to rock OUR cornrows," one commenter wrote on Instagram.
The tennis star wore cornrows for the magazine's December cover issue.
Your fave is problematic, once again.
Bantu knots may be "trendy" right now, but what you're doing is disrespectful.
Whether there are 8 or 800 -- with bright double-ball elastic holders tight at the top and butterfly barrettes bouncing at the bottom or with cobalt blue yarn woven throughout -- braids are, and always will be, a definitive symbol of black girl culture.
“Hailey made me get cornrows like an absolute d-bag."
Once again, black culture gets no credit.
The moment mainstream media respectfully recognizes, acknowledges and represents the source, purpose, and most importantly the people behind different cultures, rather than reduce it to just costumes or hot trends, is the moment we can begin to define "cultural exchange."
“Hip hop stems from a black struggle, it stems from jazz and blues, styles of music African-Americans created to retain humanity
It's been a particularly abundant whirlwind several days as one thinks about recent events within pop culture as they intersect with tech.
"I decided it was going to be my side hustle. I was going to make some money braiding people's hair," Nyong'o told Vogue
Marie Claire found itself in the middle of a Twitter firestorm on Wednesday, after the magazine tweeted a picture of Kendall
Perhaps the most dichotomous artistic event of the year, Fashion Month throws together polar opposites that truly shouldn't work but just do
Nicole Scherzinger disappointed us when we learned she once passed on some major musical hits -- namely "We Found Love" (Rihanna
Yes, the hair that grows naturally from the roots of our heads could be contributing to the growing unemployment rates. Baffling