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‘A safe space’: Barbers advocate for mental health resources, destigmatization for Black men

Born in jail to his mother and growing up in his aunt’s beauty salon helped Lorenzo Lewis recognize the vulnerability that comes with sitting in the salon chair early on. Lewis Lorenzo (Photo provided) Barbershops have long been a safe place for Black men to organize, form communities and take refuge from the discriminatory world. … Read more