Birmingham joins the ranks of places eliminating natural hair discrimination—what this means

Darrius and Megan Peace of Hayah Beauty rocking their natural hair
Husband and wife duo Darrius and Meagan Peace of Hayah Beauty rocking their natural hair. Photo via Hayah Beauty’s Facebook page

On July 28, the Birmingham City Council unanimously passed a resolution to observe July 3 as National C.R.O.W.N. (Creating a Respectful and Open World for Natural Hair) Day. Councilor Crystal Smitherman plans to work with state legislators to introduce the C.R.O.W.N Act to the Alabama state legislature in the next session. Keep reading to learn a bit more about the importance of this unique piece of legislation.

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