LET’S TALK ABOUT PERMS
If we think Black women perming their hair and wearing weaves are the only ones consumed by the White aesthetic, we’re already losing. The overt is always the easiest thing to critique. Let’s try examining the casual things too. Not just perm boxes, but Christianity too.
No one wants to talk about the religious perm we use to relax our religion. How we throw Christianity on to straighten our spirituality. Who “going natural” with their spiritual beliefs? Who gone give up the religious crack they put on their head known as Christianity?
What happens when we stop perming our head, but continue to perm our mind?