The One Brown Girl Challenge

The subject of hair (and skin tone) is very tender for some. As women of color, we aren't always satisfied with our tresses, and sometimes grow up believing that our hair isn't straight enough or long enough or soft enough or... I dunno... just not enough. So when I saw the Sesame Street video below, I instantly fell in love with the song and the message behind it and I've been singing ever since! ...more

I grew up in a predominantly white community. There were approximately 5 african american girls ... more