US actress Jada Pinkett Smith is making headlines and not because of her celebrity antics or the state of her marriage to Will Smith. Instead the mother of three is in the spotlight over her liberal approach to parenting.
In an open post on Facebook, Pinkett Smith went on the offensive against critics who have questioned why she allowed her 12-year-old daughter Willow to shave her head earlier this year. Willow’s edgy hairstyles, from her neon green buzz cut to punky pink mohawk have been the subject of intense media attention.
She wrote: “This is a world where women, girls are constantly reminded that they don’t belong to themselves; that their bodies are not their own, nor their power or self determination…
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