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Isis Brantley

Hairbraiding Is the Latest Civil Rights Struggle

Isis Brantley | Posted 01.23.2014 | Black Voices
Isis Brantley

Sixteen years ago, I was arrested by seven undercover cops, handcuffed and dragged out of my own salon in Texas. I was guilty of the "crime" of braiding hair without a cosmetology license.

Dallas Woman Mad At TSA For Checking Her Fro For Bombs

Posted 11.21.2011 | Travel

A Dallas-bound woman is angry at the TSA after agents stopped and searched her afro while she went through security at Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson ai...

Erykah Badu To Lead Isis Brantley's Natural Hair Parade

Getty | Julee Wilson | Posted 10.12.2011 | Black Voices

Here’s the chance to show off your lovely natural tresses to the nation (or, at least to Dallas). Isis Brantley, also known as the "guru of natu...