MY NAILS ARE LONG, SO WHAT?

Tia DuBose,
Memphis, TN

American society often views nails, hair, or any other form of a black woman’s enhancements to her beauty as “ghetto,” unprofessional, or diminishing to her skills. But it is simple in the purpose that it serves, and cannot speak to my accomplishments nor my capabilities unless I allow it to.

 

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