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Ohio School Afro Puff Ban

More Backlash Arises Over School's 'Racist' Hair Policy

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 09.09.2013 | Black Voices

Controversy continues to brew over an Oklahoma charter school's dress code banning “hairstyles such as dreadlocks, afros, mohawks and other faddish ...

Does This School Have A Racist Hair Policy?

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 09.05.2013 | Black Voices

A young girl has switched schools after she was told that she would not be allowed to sport her hairstyle of choice. According to 7-year-old Tian...

WATCH: Apology After School's Attempt To Ban 'Afro-Puffs' Sparks Outrage

Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 06.25.2013 | Black Voices

In the wake of an outcry over an Ohio charter school's attempt to ban "afro-puffs and small twisted braids," the institution’s dean has apologized a...

School Banned Black Hairstyles

HuffPost Live | Posted 08.25.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

After an outcry, Lorain Horizon Science Academy in Ohio has apologized and rescinded its intention to ban afro puffs and hair braids. James Knight, an...