barbershop

6.30.17

My Black Barber Remains My Therapist

Healthcare is in flux, but my haircuts never are.

8.4.15

The Teenage Brazilian Barbers Offering Free Haircuts to the Poor

Vinicius Rodrigues and Esdras Gomes visit nursing homes, childcare centers, and homeless shelters offering their services for free.

3.23.15

Meet the Hairdresser Who Claims Scientology Is Trying to Ruin Her Business

There's a hair salon 350 feet from the world-famous, sky-blue Scientology building in Los Angeles. Here ex-Scientologist Lynn Campbell helps the shaggy, as well as those who are questioning their faith.

12.10.14

Black Hair Is Not a Joke—It's a Powerful Mode of Self-Expression

And the black barbershop is where it all takes shape.

2.28.13

Chop, Drop, and Roll

Photographer Awol Erizku and writer Wilbert L. Cooper explore the American tradition that is the black barbershop.

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