Floyd Mayweather challenges the bias in the term ‘good hair’

Boxing champ Floyd Mayweather is moving the hair conversation forward in his circle. A clip from TIDAL Music Drink Champs event has recently gone viral. In the clip, Mayweather has a conversation-style interview with rapper N.O.R.E. & DJ EFN and responds to N.O.R.E.’s assertion that Mayweather’s curly-haired son seated next to him  has “got that […]

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The Economist covers the ‘hidden cost of black hair’

London-based international weekly business newspaper The Economist takes a historical and contemporary look at African-American hair, called “The hidden cost of black hair.” This 13-minute mini-documentary touches on issues of business ownership; hair care time requirements; often-limited product offerings especially in the United Kingdom; societal views of what makes hair presentable and professional leading to […]

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LET’S TALK HAIR now on TUBI

Let’s Talk Hair TV Show select episodes can be seen on Tubi, an American over-the-top content platform and ad-supported streaming service owned by Fox Corporation offering online streaming from a library of films and television series for free.

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Show Creator appears on Sadiaa ‘Business of Black Beauty’ Live Stream interview

Sadiaa Black Beauty Business Guide talks with Olu Gittens, filmmaker and creator of “Let’s Talk Hair” about her new show and the importance of highlighting the Black hair experience. Permalink to Video Live Stream  Sadiaa Black Beauty Guide is the #1 Black-owned beauty directory for beauty brands, businesses, and entrepreneurs. https://www.facebook.com/sadiaablackbeauty Sadiaa Black Beauty Guide […]

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Let’s Talk Hair TV Series

Coming soon to TV… LET’S TALK HAIR TV SHOW, the one and only television talk and lifestyle show devoted to the Black hair journey, with the latest hair-related personal stories, discussions, styling techniques, products and news #letstalkhair #LetsTalkHairTV

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Homicide of Destiny Harris shows dangers faced by business owners

Destiny Harris, a promising young business owner, was killed in Baltimore at the age of 21. Her family members say she “feared for her life” prior to her murder, as she had previously been threatened, robbed and physically attacked in her place of business.

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Actress Gabrielle Union and the subject of hair discrimination

According to recent reports, actress Gabrielle Union was allegedly told by “America’s Got Talent” producers that her hairstyles were “too black” and changed too often. While the matter is currently under investigation by SAG-AFTRA (Screen Actors Guild‐American Federation of Television and Radio Artists), Black women and girls at every level face hair discrimination.

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