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Job hunting is scary for many people because former employers might give bad recommendations to future employers.

Can Businesses Refuse to Hire People with Dreadlocks?

Columns Outside a Los Angeles Courthouse

The 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals recently ruled against the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) and a jobseeker who argued that employers should be unable to refuse to hire people for having dreadlocks. This case led to a national debate on whether employers should be able to ban dreadlocks. In 2010, Chastity Jones applied … Continue reading

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