Don T Cash Crop My Cornrows Analysis

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Dear baby, you have come into the world practically glowing and if I do say so myself destined for greatness. Oh wait, you're a girl. Let's redo that shall we? Dear baby, you have come into the world destined to be deemed lesser than your male counterparts and can only function between the limits of what the patriarchy allows.

Fortunately, you are beautiful and smart and kind, you exude grace and elegance so easily, it looks inherent. Your witty banter charms the most reluctant of people and your... shoot. Is that melanin? You happen to black. Well, that drastically slims down your opportunities as well. Dear baby, you have been born into a society, nay, a world, that is so ignorant, it can only fully and wholly accept a select group of people.
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It's an easy way to keep black hair neat but still stylish to some extent. This style was majorly used in hip hop which is music that stems from the black struggle. It became apparent soon enough that white people started borrowing from black culture. Features mostly associated with black women such a previously mentioned cornrows that were unattractive on them were ‘epic’ and ‘edgy’ on white women. In Stenbergs video, Don't Cash Crop My Cornrows, she asks a valid question to the viewers, ‘what would America be like if we loved black people as much as we loved black …show more content…
But I digress. The unfairness towards women touch more various topics. Such as rape culture. Why can't a women wear whatever she feels fit and confident in without men thinking she she dressed up for him? Why is it that when women sleep with men she's deemed as a whore but me are congratulated for doing virtually the same thing. Horrendously, society allows this. Women and girls are being sexually harassed and an excuse that most offenders is that she was asking for it. This is victim blame, primarily used when a woman where's something deemed provocative. Nobody asks for rape. Nobody asks for sexual

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