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The Fascinating History of Braids You Never Knew About
https://www.byrdie.com/history-of-braids

FOR NATURAL HAIR BRAIDERS ACROSS THE COUNTRY, REQUIREMENTS FOR LICENSING HAVE MADE THE AMERICAN DREAM HARDER TO ACHIEVE:
https://www.essence.com/feature/natural-hair-braiding-regulations/

Bill To Outlaw Discrimination Based On Ethnic Hairstyle Passes First Hearing
https://denver.cbslocal.com/2020/02/05/discrimination-ethnic-hairstyle-colorado/

Houston student who caused national movement for refusing to cut dreadlocks walks red carpet at Oscars:
https://www.fox26houston.com/news/houston-student-who-caused-national-movement-for-refusing-to-cut-dreadlocks-walks-red-carpet-at-oscars?fbclid=IwAR3n61Ag9ILEgH6Is5-oc6hZUaB9Dfhv-upE1ac70Uy6hN9RqFj4VGSacG4

U.S. Court Rules Dreadlock Ban During Hiring Process Is Legal
https://www.nbcnews.com/news/nbcblk/u-s-court-rules-dreadlock-ban-during-hiring-process-legal-n652211

How Hair Braiding Explains What’s Gone Wrong With America’s Economy
https://www.forbes.com/sites/instituteforjustice/2015/01/29/hair-braiding-and-occupational-licensing/#4d0b5f6b5dbd

Hair Love Across the Nation: 3 States Passed Laws Ending Black Hair Discrimination Within a Week

https://shadowandact.com/hair-love-wins-best-animated-short-film-at-2020-oscars

Why It’s Illegal To Braid Hair Without A License

https://www.npr.org/sections/money/2012/06/21/154826233/why-its-illegal-to-braid-hair-without-a-license

The Winding Road: 4 Hair Braiders Open Up About the Significance of Braids
https://www.allure.com/story/hair-braiders-discuss-braiding-regulation-debate

Why It’s Illegal To Braid Hair Without A License
https://www.npr.org/sections/money/2012/06/21/154826233/why-its-illegal-to-braid-hair-without-a-license

Model Braiding Law