Cons of Chemical Relaxers for African-Americans?

Answer Tom Joyner's Black America Web gives credit to Garrett Augustus Morgan for creating the first hair relaxer in the 19th century. Morgan discovered that it is possible to change the essential structu... Read More »

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Chemical Curls for African Americans?

Chemical curl products are designed to soften and add a curly or wavy texture to hair that has not been chemically treated. These styles gained popularity as men and women began to look for alterna... Read More »

The Pros & Cons of Maximum Strength Hair Relaxers?

A hair relaxer is a type chemical cream used to straighten or "relax" curly hair. Hair relaxers are generally used on afro textured hair and come in a range of strengths for different hair textures... Read More »

How many African-Americans were in the first African-American Senate?

Hiram Revels of Mississippi was the first and only African-American in the first African American U.S. Senate, in 1870. He was a steadfast opponent of racial segregation after the American Civil Wa... Read More »

Now that an African American is POTUS, will African Americans start tipping in Restaurants?

There are some idiots out there who live in a state of denial. The truth is that some blacks are bad tippers, and it is a cultural thing as suggested above (although not an imperative). This is not... Read More »