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‘While Black’: New York City Commission on Human Rights Launches Campaign to Combat Anti-Black Racism

Image: New York City Commission on Human Rights Walking while black, waiting for an Uber while black, swimming while black, entering an apartment building while black, selling water while black, barbecuing while black; simply existing while black has become a headline-worthy situation as black people doing nothing more than going about their daily lives have […]

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With New Anti-Discrimination Guidelines, New York City Becomes a Safe Haven for Black Hair

Photo: iStock The New York City Commission on Human Rights is taking a major step in ensuring that none of the city’s residents are victims of hair bias. This week, the commission is releasing new guidelines that equate discrimination against any hairstyle within a workplace, school or public space with racial discrimination. While the new […]

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