Stop Columbusing 101: They Are Called “Bantu Knots”, Not “Twisted Mini Buns”!

I’m going to give Marc Jacobs the benefit of the doubt because I know that he’s not the one telling everyone and anyone that he invented the hairstyle of Bantu knots. But I know who I will blame for the recent case of cultural appropriation, which is the White media. The “White media” (aka most publications and news sources, headed by White male CEOs or directors, … Continue reading Stop Columbusing 101: They Are Called “Bantu Knots”, Not “Twisted Mini Buns”!