Widline Pyrame couldn’t find a doll that looked like her when she was growing up. “We didn’t really have Black dolls,” the Haiti native said. “We had white dolls. I wanted my hair to be just like my dolls. The dolls’ hair was straight.” As an adult in the United States, she mentored Black children while getting her degree...
A doll maker from Brockton looked to the White House for her latest inspiration, and she’s found it in Vice President Kamala Harris.