Ashley Davis

Missouri Woman Forced to Cut Dreadlocks to Keep Her Job

Another Black woman faces discrimination because of the way she chooses to style her hair

by #teamEBONY, October 25, 2013

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Ashley Davis

Ashley Davis

Following reports of a Baltimore woman fired from her job because of her blonde highlights, another black woman is facing discrimination because of the way she chooses to wear her hair.

Ashley Davis, a 24-year-old from St. Peters, Mo., said a change in her company's policy now requires her to cut off her dreadlocks.

“I've only been there for two months, and they came up with a policy. I feel like it's degrading,” she said.

Read it at Huffington Post.

 
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