Sesame Street Sends Out A PSA For Little Black Girls To Love Their Kitchens!!!

- By Bossip Staff Categories: A "Lil Positivity", For the Children, News

Monique Coleman

A black woman’s hair can be short, long, spiked, tamed, kinked, curled, straight… but it seems as if most black women rock a chemical processed European swag because that’s what society claims is the right way to look. Sesame Street decided they are not feeding into the bullsh*zzz anymore… They want little black girls to love themselves, so they put together a little something and it goes like this:

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  • bria

    this was made me smile!black women should have more pride in their hair.

    • MeohMY

      lol, ITA I could not smiling. And it’s weird, you would think BET or some other “black” enterprise would do something like this, but we seem to perpetuate everything but.

      Even when you look at the tv shows featuring little black girls, or tweens–they all have weaves (unless they are biracial). Its tough to really help a little girl feel good about herself when almost all the people who look like her are wearing someone else’s hair, or texture.

  • purple love

    @london lol and that’s soo nice good job sesame st

  • Moca


  • No u can't be boyfriend #2!

    The only thing that missing from this is Will Smiths daughter Willow’s version ‘I wip my hair’!

    Real talk though, it kind of sounds like her singing this no!??

    • denne

      i was thinking the same thing… it probably is her. you know sesame street doesn’t autotune…

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  • anony

    I wish they had this on sesame street when I was a little girl ;,-) Simple as it may seem, it had a profound political and social message!

  • Blacqberry

    Absolutely adorable. Great message for my baby sistas out there.

    And the singer does sound like Will and Jada daughter Willow.

  • nicky barnes

    VERY cute.

  • daisy jay

    I LOVE MY HAAAAIIIIIR I LOVE MY HAAAAIIIIIIIIIRRRR!!! good lord that was awesome. nothing in the world is better than having curly hair. THAT is why i will always love sesame street. forever

  • MrsC

    The little girl singing is Chauncey Johnson. She was also the voice of Nala in The Lion King.

  • London Girl

    Well, my hair’s natural and my kitchen’s kinda flat at the moment :-( LMAO

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  • essie404

    I went natural a little over a year ago and now I can now too say…I LOVE MY HAIR W

  • We"Blacks"AreTheREALHebrewIsraelites

    I love my haaaaair! I really really love my haaaaaiiirrr!
    That was a nice one Sesame Street. Real good look. :)

  • sanriobaby =^.^=

    I love that Seasame Street addressed this issue! It’s so important that little girls of all races feel good about themselves w/o the pressures of society. Beauty should inclusive, not exclusive.

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