Thursday, October 22, 2020

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Home Video Students discuss the differences between natural and weave hairstyles

Students discuss the differences between natural and weave hairstyles


The Arts Academy at Benjamin Rush is a magnet high school that is attended by students with a multitude of diverse backgrounds. Due to the differences in background, a discussion about how certain communities wear their hair has proven to be a subject of debate. Our student reporters conducted a series of interviews on a topic of African-American hair to make people socially aware of the aspects of the culture.

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