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Representative LaKeshia Myers introduces CROWN Act aimed at eliminating hair discrimination in Wisconsin

August 15, 2019

Representative LaKeshia Myers (D-Milwaukee) introduced legislation today that will alleviate hair discrimination in the state of Wisconsin. The bill, known as the CROWN (Creating a Respectful and Open Workplace for Natural hair) Act, would update Wisconsin state statutes to include protections for individuals who wear natural hairstyles predominately worn by African Americans such as afros,… [Read More]