The Hill: The House passes bill banning race-based hairstyle discrimination
September 23. 2020
The Hill ran an article about the House passing the federal CROWN Act, which mentions ERA’s support. The CROWN Act bans hair discrimination, which will help curb racist treatment of Black women and girls especially.
Multiple companies and organizations have expressed public support for the passage of the CROWN Act on state and federal levels, including Dove, the ACLU branches of California and New Jersey, and the Equal Rights Advocates.