The Jheri curl is a hairstyle developed in the 1970’s by white chemist and stylist Robert William Redding. Redding was also responsible for the creation of hair conditioner and PH balanced shampoo. The hairstyle was advertised as a low maintenance wash and wear, and easier to take care of than a chemical relaxer for blacks. Continue reading Little Known Black History Fact: The Jheri Curl
As a child Muhammad Ali was refused an autograph by his idol, boxer Sugar Ray Robinson. When Ali became a prize-fighter, he vowed never to deny an autograph request, which he has honored to this day. Information taken from: Bio.Classroom ~Love, Peace, and SOOOOOUL!!!
Every February we reflect on an important part of American history by teaching our children and educating the public. A great way to celebrate in the community is with Black History Month giveaway. So with that being said check out the Contests and Giveaways: Rules and Regulations so you know what to do and THEN afterContinue reading Black History Month Giveaway