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NYC Fights Hair-Based Discrimination with New Laws

NYC Fights Hair-Based Discrimination with New Laws

Rasheeda Campbell, Staff Writer

February 27, 2019


Filed under Opinion

Targeting someone based on their hair is – and to me has always been – a form of racial discrimination. Someone’s hairstyle and hair color has nothing to do with their intelligence or work ethic. That is why when certain hairstyles and colors are  deemed as “more professional” than others, it...

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