A video in two parts and a few links. . . .
Video, Asian American Beauty -- covers stereotypes, plastic surgery, eating disorders, identity issues:
A few links:
Is Blond the New Black? At NPR's Tell Me More blog, comment about the number of African-American women at the Grammy Awards sporting blonde locks.
Balm, from the Washington Post, an African-American mother writes of bonding with her daughter while fixing her hair.
Vanity Fair's "New Hollywood" Issue Lacks Diversity, noting that "Every woman on its new cover is extremely thin and very, very white."
Crocodile tears for immigrant children.
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