Jada Pinkett Smith arrives on the Conceitedness Pretty Oscar Occasion on Sunday on the Wallis Annenberg Middle for the Performing Arts in Beverly Hills.
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When Will Smith slapped Chris Rock for the length of the Oscars for a shaggy dog memoir the latter made about the hairstyle of Smith’s wife, Jada Pinkett Smith, it brought forth the politics of Dusky hair, namely the hair of Dusky ladies. Prolonged maligned, it’s getting extra attention than ever, from the sisterlocks of prospective Supreme Court Justice Ketanji Brown Jackson to anti-discrimination funds passed on the insist and local stage.
At present time, we talk about the ache with two L.A. Conditions writers who bring their have within most ancient past to the matter.
Host: L.A. Conditions D.C. reporter Erin B. Logan
Traffic: L.A. Conditions columnist Erika D. Smith
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