Stories by

Mahlia Posey

Mahlia is a recent graduate of the University of California, Berkeley, Graduate School of Journalism. Previously, she had a video internship at The San Francisco Chronicle and interned at “NBC Nightly News With Lester Holt.” She is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists.

Black parents and children talk about the discrimination they and others have faced for wearing their hair natural. “We were discriminated because of our skin color, don’t let it be about hair now,” a stylist said.