This student from the Bahamas faced suspension because of her hair

Tayjha Deleveaux is from the Bahamas, where 90.6 per cent identify as Afro-caribbean. Her principal reprimanded her for having “uncombed and unkempt” hair in front of her entire class, and threatened her with suspension.

That’s when Deleveaux decided to take a stand.

Story and editing by Alana Yzola

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