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Thursday, May 7, 2015

On How MICHELLE OBAMA'S HAIR was connected to BARACK OBAMA'S PRESIDENCY?











You can file this  2 minute talk under things that are so obvious to black women that they don't even need to be discussed very much. And this topic is so very symbolic of the fact that we, as a country, are no where near a post-racial United States of America.

WINNING THE WHITE HOUSE, FIRST TERM
PARTIAL COVER FROM THE NEW YORKER

WHITE FEARS
NATURAL HAIR AS FOREIGN AND THREATENING




Michelle Obama With A Photoshopped Fro during President Obama's First Term. Otherwise FLOTUS's hair has been straight.

BLACK HOPES
PHOTOSHOPPED NATURAL HAIR

















PRESIDENT OBAMA'S SECOND TERM =  FREE TO BE BLACKER?


White House Correspondents' Dinner
SECOND TERM



A MORE NATURAL LOOK
 FREE TO CHOOSE


















Straight Haired, but Michelle Obama's Attitude Was Openly Free and Black
At Black Girls Rock - click here to listen