Ayanna Pressley reveals bald look and alopecia diagnosis in powerful video
The freshman congresswoman unveiled her new look and said she felt she owed little girls inspired by her natural hair an explanation
No, not rocking the Kojack look which is fine, just fine. Rather:
In the video, Pressley begins by telling the story of her hair journey, going from typically pressed or bunned hair to more Afrocentric styles, most notably her Senegalese twists.
Her connection to Senegal is zero. Therefore that must be cultural appropriation just as much as some gammon like me sporting natty dreads is.
Answers on a postcard to your nearest grievance studies coordinator.