#hair discrimination

  • Article: A 5-Year-Old Australian Child With Cook Island Heritage Has Been Told to Cut His Hair or Leave School

    A 5-Year-Old Australian Child With Cook Island Heritage Has Been Told to Cut His Hair or Leave School

    By Madeleine Keck|Feb. 14, 2020

    Hair discrimination is not ok. Read more

  • Article: New York Bans Hair Discrimination Statewide, Following in California’s Footsteps

    New York Bans Hair Discrimination Statewide, Following in California’s Footsteps

    By Gabrielle Deonath|July 16, 2019

    New York is the second state to ban discrimination based on natural hair to combat biased treatment. Read more

  • Article: New York City Is Making 'Hair Discrimination' Illegal

    New York City Is Making 'Hair Discrimination' Illegal

    By Jerica Deck|Feb. 18, 2019

    Black women are twice as likely to feel pressured to straighten their hair than white women. Read more