Last Thursday afternoon in New York City's Union Square, Antonia Opiah, founder of Un'ruly, extended an open invitation to all curious passers-by for an exhibition called "You Can Touch My Hair." Opiah was exploring the "tactile fascination" with black women's hair by gathering a trio of women with different hair textures and styles (locks, straight/weave and loose, natural hair) and allowing strangers the opportunity to fondle their follicles without the fear of being cussed out or slapped. Bedecked with signs reading "You can touch my hair," the ladies made their hair available for two hours to anyone with the courage to take them up on the offer. Read more here
Really people? My hair is not a petting zoo,. What do you think, "Can I touch your hair"?
Cuando supe de esto, la verdad que ni lo creía, en serio? Mi cabello no es ningún perrito poodle para que lo toquen, a ver al zoologico.. ¿Qué piensan ustedes, te dejarías acariciar el cabello?