California’s CROWN Act fights discrimination against natural hair

“The issue of natural hair worn by Black people in the workplace and in schools has long been a topic of research in academia. However, Dove and co-founders of the Crown Coalition, a group that included beauty industry leaders, civil rights activists and legislators, sponsored a study that surveyed 2,000 women ages 25-64 working in office settings throughout the United States.

The researchers revealed how societal norms and corporate grooming policies unfairly impact Black women in the workplace.”

Read more about the passing of the CROWN Act and Robin’s insights on discrimination against Black hair