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The 5 Stages of Getting Over a Crush By Saara Mowlana We’ve all been there, falling for someone you know is just a heated stack of bad news draped in …

Look What You Made Me Listen To

By Katherine Harris Taylor Swift’s tactics of profiting from a narrative of perpetual victimhood are both calculating and arguably successful. But they are not hard to figure out. Over the …

The Other Side

by Jessie Leverzencie [*Full name is omitted to protect the narrator´s identity*] Hi, my name is Megan. I was born with naturally thick, curly hair. This is my hair story. …

Lengthy and Healthy

by Celine Masheleni “I like your hair cut!” the first person says, except I haven’t cut my hair. “Is this how long you can get it to grow?” another, sympathetically, …

How to be a Queer Ally

by Dexter Sagar In the pursuit of being a queer ally to the LGBT community, cisgender (a person whose gender identity corresponds with their birth sex – cis-het for convenience) …

No, it is not just hair!

by Thando Ndita A look at the importance and relevance of the natural hair movement Strolling along the aisles at Clicks reminds one of just how far the natural hair …

The Big Chop

by Palesa Kekana There is a prevalent link between long hair and femininity in society. From a young age, women are conditioned to subscribe to beauty standards which dictate long …