The CROWN Act Has Been Passed In Connecticut’s Senate and Is Making Strides for Gender Equality in the Workplace

The Senate approved Respectful and Open World for Natural Hair with a near-unanimous vote. The bill is similar to those passed in states such as New York, California, Virginia, New Jersey, and others; it protects those with natural or defensive hairstyles from the workplace or school discrimination and makes that discrimination illegal. Rep. Robyn Porter of New Haven, the bill’s sponsor, told NBC Connecticut that … Continue reading The CROWN Act Has Been Passed In Connecticut’s Senate and Is Making Strides for Gender Equality in the Workplace