Black Student Suspended Over Dreadlocks Sent To Disciplinary Alternative School
Daryl George’s family filed a civil rights lawsuit citing Texas’ CROWN Act that bans hair discrimination.
The Family Of A Black Student Is Suing Officials In Texas For Hair Discrimination
Darryl George, 17, has been serving an in-school suspension at Barbers Hill High School in Mont Belvieu because school officials said that his dreadlocks violate the district’s dress code.
Texas Teen Suspended for Hairstyle Sues Gov. Greg Abbott
The student and his family are accusing the governor and the state’s attorney general of allegedly failing to enforce the state’s CROWN Act.
Why Texas School District Suspended Black Boy Over Dreadlocks, Despite Hair Discrimination Ban
Two dozen states have enacted a CROWN Act that bans hairstyle discrimination associated with race.
BET INDEX: The Politics of Natural Black Hair
Watch the latest episode to explore why Black hair discrimination is still so concerning.
Politics of Hair
Whether in locs, a curly fringe, or silk pressed to the gods, Black women's and men’s natural hair is a political statement.
Redefining Professionalism: Celebrating The Beauty Of Black Hairstyles And Fostering InclusionBET Awards 2023
Dove is deeply committed to ending hair discrimination so everyone can embrace and celebrate their natural hair.