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5 Woke Black Girls We Wish We Knew as Kids

5 Woke Black Girls We Wish We Knew as Kids

We've entered an era of the woke Black girl, where black girls everywhere are encouraged by the women who came before them and the societal cool factor of consciousness, to take action to change their circumstances.

Here are 5 young Black girls who've hit role model status before they even reached their teen years:

 

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Black Panther Slays Villains and Edges: Why the Natural Hair in Black Panther Matters

It’s no secret that Black Panther is a must see film. There a dozens of reasons for this: the all star cast, the epic story line, and the on point styling.  Not only is Black Panther the first major block buster to feature a majority Black cast in years, but it is also one of the first to style its all of its Black actors with natural hair.

Press Release: Healthy Roots Natural Hair Dolls Lands Investment from Backstage Capital

Press Release: Healthy Roots Natural Hair Dolls Lands Investment from Backstage Capital

Healthy Roots Natural Hair Dolls Lands Investment from Backstage Capital.

Healthy Roots, a highly anticipated line of black dolls designed to teach natural hair care and self love to young girls of color, announced today they are joining the Backstage Capital portfolio with an investment from Arlan Hamilton.